David Morgan - Founder and CEO
David founded GamblingCompliance in 2006. Previous to this he was chief operating officer at Complinet from 2000 to 2006, overseeing the commercial growth of the business from start up to 200+ employees and appearing in the "Times Tech Fast Track 100" four years in a row. As an industry champion, David brings his experience in driving innovation to create an improved client experience.
Richard Leather - Legal and Research Director
Richard heads up the legal and regulatory team, and ensures that our content continues to provide the insights required for the evolving global challenges that our clients’ face. Previously, he worked for Betclic Everest Group where he was responsible for advising on gambling regulation and risk, managing local licensing initiatives and ensuring the business' compliance with UK gambling regulation. Richard trained with international law firm Eversheds LLP and holds a BA in History from University College London.
Ollie Wood - Global Sales Director
Ollie is responsible for maintaining strong relationships with our existing client base of 250+ clients and ensuring the continuous improvement of services. He devises and executes sales strategies that continue to deliver innovative client solutions, and is tasked with keeping ComplianceOnline at the forefront of the business intelligence industry. Ollie has more than 13 years of business development experience and has a demonstrable track record of success in developing, managing and training sales teams.
James Kilsby - Managing Director
James is managing director of GamblingCompliance’s Americas office. He has extensive industry experience and has spoken at industry conferences in the U.S., Latin America and Europe, including at the European Parliament in Brussels. A fluent Spanish and Portuguese speaker, James also takes a keen interest in emerging Latin American gambling markets including Mexico and Brazil. James holds an MA in Latin American History and Politics from the University of London.
Andrew Gellatly - Editor and Head of Research Services
Part of the founding management team, Andrew has an extensive background in journalism covering technology, gambling and sport and is a regular Financial Times contributor, including authoring the Financial Times special report on the global gaming industry. Andrew is a regular speaker at industry events and has chaired and presented at gambling conferences worldwide.
Olivia Russell - Head of Marketing
Olivia is responsible for GamblingCompliance’s marketing and communications activities globally. She is passionate about brand and works with various departments across the company to develop a marketing strategy that demonstrates our value to our clients and drives innovation and growth. Olivia has over 10 years of marketing experience and holds a degree in Business and Marketing from the University of Kent.

Daniel Stone - Head of Data Content
Daniel heads up our Data department, coordinating data collection, contributing regular analysis of data trends across the global gambling industry, and leading work on data-orientated research and reports. Daniel takes a particular interest in European online gambling developments and has been quoted in the Financial Times and SNL Financial. Daniel has a First Class honours degree in Economics from Bristol University.

Joe Ewens - Managing Editor
Joe manages GamblingCompliance’s daily output of news and analysis, maintaining the company’s high editorial standards and leading the editorial expansion into new and diverse areas of the gambling sector. He has worked as a journalist and editor covering the gambling industry for ten years, with a focus on esports and technology. Joe has a BA in Philosophy from the University of Sheffield.
David Altaner - Business Editor
David is the business editor for GamblingCompliance and focuses on mergers and acquisitions, company profiles and reforms. He has been interviewed as an expert on BBC Radio and BBC 5 Live, as well as for the Wall Street Journal. David has degrees in Journalism and English Literature from Syracuse University.
Rita McClelland - Content Manager
Rita specialises in researching and creating content regarding gambling regulatory frameworks and developments relevant to the gambling industry, focusing in particular on jurisdictions in central, eastern and southeastern Europe. Rita obtained her qualification as the Doctor of Laws in Budapest, Hungary.
Allegra Lapetina - Senior Legal Analyst
Allegra is a Senior Legal Analyst in the U.S. office. She is responsible for keeping track of legal and regulatory developments in the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean. She graduated from the Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law and is an admitted member of the Maryland Bar.
Elisa Grabbe - Legal Analyst
Elisa is a legal analyst, and is responsible for keeping track of regulatory developments in northern and western Europe and Australia. She has also been involved in creating eLearning courses and has a keen interest in sports integrity matters. She has more than six years' international legal experience gained in the UK, Germany and Belgium. Elisa holds a Bachelor's degree in Comparative and European Law from the University of Bremen and a Master's degree in International Contract and Commercial Law from the University of Helsinki.
Elizabeth Munoz - Legal Analyst
Elizabeth manages the AML research department and carries out cross-jurisdictional research. As a native Spanish speaker, she specialises in Spanish-speaking markets. Elizabeth is a qualified lawyer in Colombia and holds a Master’s degree in Commercial and Corporate Law from Queen Mary University of London.
Helena Regoli - Legal Analyst
Helena specialises in Data Protection and European Union issues. She was admitted as a lawyer in France and previously worked in a Paris law firm. Helena graduated from Panthéon-Sorbonne University with two Master’s degrees, and has also completed an LL.M in Intellectual Property Law from Queen Mary University of London.
Francesca Cipriani - Legal Analyst
Francesca works as a legal analyst and is responsible for monitoring the gambling legal framework in jurisdictions such as Italy, Spain and Portugal and eastern Europe. She is a qualified Italian lawyer and graduated in Commercial Law from Luiss G.Carli in Rome.
Benjamín Mark Reedman - Legal Analyst
Benjamín specialises in researching regulatory developments in Scandinavia, the United Kingdom and Commonwealth nations. His previous experience includes international anti-money laundering regulations. He has completed an LLB at the University of York and holds an LLM in Transnational Law from King's College London.
Catherine Qu - Legal Analyst
Catherine specialises in regulatory developments across Asia-Pacific and European jurisdictions. She has previous experience in international trade and business law, gained at the International Bar Association, UNCITRAL and the Centre for Asian and Pacific Law. She holds a BA in Asian Studies and an LLB from the University of Sydney, and has undertaken exchange programmes at Lund University and Fudan University.
Max Irwin - Business Development Manager
Max is responsible for driving growth, providing new clients with bespoke GamblingCompliance solutions that fit their business needs. He has more than four years of business development experience and holds a BA in Physical and Sports Science from St Mary’s University.
Gareth Owens - Client Relationship Manager
Gareth is the principal liaison between GamblingCompliance and our international clients, and is on-hand to support our clients’ expectations and ensure that our service provision is of the highest quality. His previous experience includes working as a legal assistant and sales representative. Gareth was awarded an LLB from Bournemouth University in 2014.
Marie Fryman - Marketing Executive
Marie manages the marketing and communications activities across the company. She is responsible for carrying out campaigns, managing our media partnerships, website development and social media platforms. She also oversees the organisation of delivering effective and engaging events to our global audience. Marie holds a First Class Degree in Information Management and Business Studies from Loughborough University.
Louise Coleman - Senior Sub-editor
Louise leads the sub-editing team and is responsible for maintaining consistency and accuracy across our website, newsletter and research content. Previously Louise worked for more than five years as a sub-editor at Complinet. Louise graduated from the University of Kent with a BA Hons in English and American Literature and Comparative Literary Studies.
Hannah Frost - Sub-editor
Hannah is responsible for sub-editing and leads the design of bespoke reports for GamblingCompliance Research Services. She has a degree in journalism from the University of Sheffield.