INTRALOT RECEIVES PLATINUM AWARD BY EBEN FOR ITS RESPONSIBLE GAMING INITIATIVE
INTRALOT Group received the “PLATINUM AWARD” for innovation & excellence in ethics by the European Business Ethics Network (EBEN) for its Responsible Gaming Designer Tool (iRGD). The Platinum distinction rewards innovative practices towards social responsibility and was presented to INTRALOT during an official ceremony in the presence of dignitaries, academics and representatives of the business community.INTRALOT Group CEO Mr. Antonios Kerastaris offered the opening remarks emphasizing the company’s commitment towards business ethics.
INTRALOT Responsible Gaming Designer Tool (iRGD) is a world leading Responsible Gaming initiative that evaluates characteristics per game and provides independent, unbiased, fact-based reports and recommendations for improvement. iRGD is the result of extensive, well-documented research carried out by the Athens Information Technology Center (AIT) research teams.
“Responsible Gaming plays a key role in our operational and product development strategy based on which INTRALOT has been certified with the WLA Responsible Gaming Framework Certificate. We are very honored with the distinction by EBEN for iRGD that highlights INTRALOT’s firm commitment to integrity, responsibility, and application of ethical business practices in all its activities”, stated INTRALOT Group Director for Corporate Affairs Mr. C. Sfatos, adding, “Our cooperation with EBEN for the past eight years has been an important element of our commitment as a responsible global citizen.”
Mr. Antonis Gortzis, EBEN President, stated: “I would like to congratulate INTRALOT for its initiatives that secure responsible growth while enhancing business ethics and thank the company’s management for its active support and long standing cooperation with EBEN. INTRALOT is a special member of the EBEN community and a strong promoter of our mission, to enhance ethical leadership and corporate responsibility.”
During the Ceremony, EBEN launched the Ambassadors EBEN Club and granted honorable distinctions to its founding members, with Chryssa Amanatidou, Head of Public Relations & CSR of INTRALOT, among them. EBEN Ambassadors will be responsible to promote the business ethics principles and the initiatives that enhance responsible and sustainable growth in Greece and Europe.
INTRALOT, a public listed company established in 1992, is a leading gaming solutions supplier and operator active in 57 regulated jurisdictions around the globe. With €1.91 billion turnover and a global workforce of approximately 5,100 employees in 2015, INTRALOT is an innovation – driven corporation focusing its product development on the customer experience. The company is uniquely positioned to offer to lottery and gaming organizations across geographies market-tested solutions and retail operational expertise. Through the use of a dynamic and omni-channel approach, INTRALOT offers an integrated portfolio of best-in-class gaming systems and product solutions & services addressing all gaming verticals (Lottery, Betting, Interactive, VLT). Players can enjoy a seamless and personalized experience through exciting games and premium content across multiple delivery channels, both retail and interactive INTRALOT has been awarded with the prestigious WLA Responsible Gaming Framework Certification by the World Lottery Association (WLA) for its global lottery operations.