CEO, InternationalMr. Walter G. Bugno serves as Chief Executive Officer, International of the Company. He is responsible for the management and strategic development of the International region. He works directly with IGT PLCs management teams to implement the Companys vision through the ongoing delivery of value to customers, shareholders, and employees. Mr. Bugno leads the Companys lottery, gaming, and interactive businesses throughout Europe, as well as in the Middle East, Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa, and the AsiaPacific region. He also oversees private manager agreement opportunities across these regions. He joined GTECH S.p.A. in July 2010 as President and CEO of SPIELO International . He led the business by capitalizing on the many growth opportunities in the gaming industry, and overseeing the Companys longterm strategic direction. In 2012, Mr. Bugnos portfolio expanded to include the Companys interactive business. Under his leadership, SPIELO experienced substantial growth and became a major contributor to the Companys total earnings. From 2006 to 2009, Mr. Bugno was the CEO of Casinos for Tabcorp Holdings Limited, Australias premier gambling and entertainment group. During his tenure with Tabcorp, Mr. Bugno transformed the business from being productdriven to customerdriven by revitalizing the customer casino experience with new loyalty programs, products, and customer service. Some of his successes included a new 12year exclusive casino license with the New South Wales government, expansion of gaming products, and increases in market share
Age: 56 CEO Since 2015Bugno grew up in Australia and Italy, and has Bachelor of Commerce and Master of Commerce degrees from the University of New South Wales, Australia.