NeoGames S.A.R.L., (“NeoGames”), a leading provider of complete iLottery solutions to regulated national and state lotteries, and Sazka a.s. (“Sazka”), the Czech Republic’s leading regulated lottery operator, today announced a strategic partnership to bring state-of-the-art iLottery and iGaming solutions to the Czech market.
“Sazka has been a market leader in lotteries, yet the online space is relatively new to us. Subject to Czech market regulations, we expect to launch activity next year. Partnering with NeoGames enables us to benefit from their extensive experience in more mature markets,” said Mr. Robert Chvátal, CEO of Sazka. “Long a trusted brand in the brick-and-mortar world, Sazka intends to extend its credibility to the online space, fully subscribing to strictest principles of responsible gaming and accessibility – across all touchpoints and screens to become the foremost provider of iLottery and iGaming entertainment services in the Czech market.”
“We selected NeoGames for their superior platform, unsurpassed variety of games focused on lottery players, flexibility and can-do attitude. Their extensive experience in running online operations in regulated markets across the EU positions us to maximize our business potential in the Czech Republic”.
“We are honored that Sazka selected NeoGames as its strategic partner,” said NeoGames CEO Ilan Rosen. “Sazka has been the fastest growing lottery in recent years in Europe and we look forward to supporting their growth in the online space. Following implementation of our proven iLottery 360 solution. Sazka will introduce sports betting and lottery game verticals as well as other products as regulations evolve to allow them. We are confident that we will meet their high standards and expectations, drawing from more than 11 years of operational experience to prepare their team for the launch of innovative digital services”.
The iLottery 360⁰ solution to be provided to Sazka is based on our flagship NeoSphere unified and integrated player management platform, serving as the heart of the digital entertainment, and will introduce a rich variety of engaging games from the broad NeoGames’ portfolio as well as from 3rd party providers.