Blockchain and gambling advisory firm SolutionsHub has appointed Emma Shilling as Head of Compliance.
She joins the Douglas-based company having previously worked as Senior Compliance Officer and DMLRO for esports-betting operator Unikrn, which was bought by Entain last month.
Emma has almost 20 years’ experience in the finance sector, including in life assurance and banking.
Emma joins CEO Lee Hills, COO Nick Wright, Gaming Specialist James O’Kelly and Compliance Executive Nicola McKinley at SolutionsHub, where she will lead the work with clients across all compliance matters to ensure the strict demands of the Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission and Financial Services Authority are met.
SolutionsHub helps companies with regulatory and licensing processes in the blockchain and gambling industries and has an unrivalled track record of success in helping clients acquire gambling licences and designated business registrations.
The company has seen a surge in demand as the online gambling industry has flourished during the Covid-19 pandemic. In particular, SolutionsHub has enjoyed recent success with companies with an esports and gaming focus.
Emma said: “I’m excited to get started in my new role as Head of Compliance within SolutionsHub which will enable me to use and develop my skills in a range of innovative and fluid sectors. I am thrilled that I will have the opportunity to work with a wide range of both existing and new customers and am very much looking forward to the challenges ahead.”
SolutionsHub COO Nick Wright said: “I’m delighted to welcome Emma to our growing team and know she will play an instrumental part as we serve new and existing clients as the demand for igaming regulation advice continues to soar.
“Her qualifications and experience, combined with her professional and personable manner mean our clients will continue to receive an unrivalled service.”