Amber Gaming has further strengthened its management team with the appointment of Ali Hawa as a Director and their Head of Regulatory Compliance. Ali has been appointed to the Amber Gaming board and is based in its Isle of Man office. His responsibilities include the implementation of compliance management policies and best practices, ensuring that areas of risk within products and services are monitored effectively and applied pragmatically.
Ali has held a number of senior compliance positions throughout his career, the most recent one being Director of Risk, Fraud and Compliance Investigations and MLRO for Casumo. With over a decade of experience, Ali specialises in regulatory crisis management, compliance, marketing, player and affiliate risk. Throughout his career, he has also spearheaded and built operational frameworks for best operating practices and optimisation of current business processes whilst maintaining compliance with regulatory bodies.
Jade Zorab, Managing Director of Amber Gaming, said: “I am proud to welcome Ali to the Amber Gaming family. Ali is a highly respected specialist in the gaming compliance space and embodies our culture of responsibility matched with pragmatism and fun. His plans to enhance our regulatory compliance offering are already well underway and we look forward to sharing these with our partners soon.
“Regulatory compliance is at the heart of our operations, helping our clients to run their organisations efficiently and compliantly. This is more vital than ever in the current climate, so to have someone of Ali’s calibre spearheading this area of our business stands us in good stead to support both our internal team and external clients and partners.”
Ali Hawa added: “The team at Amber Gaming has been in the industry for many years and are a recognised and reputable consultancy in gaming compliance. I am proud to join Amber Gaming at such an exciting phase in their journey following their rebrand last year and I look forward to the opportunities that this journey will bring.
“I believe my experience in the industry will contribute to additional growth of this business through providing valuable compliance advice and services to many of our clients and future partners and will complement the existing team and their skills. My colleagues at Amber Gaming are inspirational and their positive attitudes make this a very exciting place to work, so I very much look forward to being part of the team.”