Irish Independent sports betting operator Boylesports has been given the go-ahead to move its online betting operations to Gibraltar. The operator has confirmed that it has found a business premises to house approximately twenty staff members.
The move to Gibraltar will see Boylesports consolidate its remote igaming and betting operations under the Gibraltar Gambling Commissioner.
At the start of November Boylesport Founder John Boyle publicly announced that the operator had begun its migration process to Gibraltar. Boyle stated that the move would aid the operator as it targets business expansion for the UK market.
The operator confirmed that around 10 roles in Ireland and five in UK will be relocated to Gibraltar with affected staff notified of the switch and offered the option of relocating
Its migration of digital operations will see Boylesports close its London marketing operations. Industry news source EGR Magazine confirmed that London based Chief Marketing Officer James Arnold has decided not to continue with the operator.
James Arnold had joined Boylesport from Sportingbet in April 2013, in order to expand marketing and acquisition services for the operator. Arnold had helped set up the operators London marketing offices.
Boylesport as yet have not confirmed a replacement for James Arnold.