Eastern European online sportsbook operator Fortuna Entertainment Group NV has announced that Jan Stefanek has been appointed as the new General Manager of its Fortuna Zaklady Bukmacherskie subsidiary in Poland.
Fortuna is a leading fixed-odds betting operator with outlets across Central and Eastern Europe and revealed that Stefanek has served as Sales Director for its Polish unit since February of 2007 and was appointed to the board of Fortuna Zaklady Bukmacherskie five months later.
The 33-year-old holds a degree in economics and management from the Business University of Ostrava and worked as Projet Manager for Koras Trade for two years beginning on 2000 where he was responsible for constructing a telecommunication network for mobile operator Cesky, which is now known as Vodafone CZ.
“In 2003 and 2005, he was a real estate developer and participated in a number of large real estate development projects in North Moravia,” read a statement from Fortuna.
“Later, in 2006 and 2007, he worked as Project Development Manager with construction company TCHAS. As the General Manager of Fortuna Zaklady Bukmacherskie in Poland, he is replacing Ales Dobes who decided to resign from the post in order to pursue other career opportunities.”