Playtech Confirms Girls in Tech Sponsorship Deal

Publish: 10.06.2017

A global organization focusing on the empowerment, engagement and education of women in technology – Girls in Tech – has expanded its footprint through a major sponsorship deal with one of world’s leading omni-channel gaming software suppliers, Playtech.

Girls in Tech

With help from Playtech, Girls in Tech has now set foot on Gibraltar, one of the internationally recognized tech hubs which plays a key role in both public and private sectors. On their own part, Playtech, have joined the movement as part of its commitment to increase diversity and inclusion in the gaming industry.

“Girls in Tech is here to deliver a successful and motivational platform for women to enter and succeed in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.”, said Girls in Tech Gibraltar managing director, Cristian Turbatu.

Girls in Tech organization provides programmes and events aimed towards raising awareness of the need to recognize that changes must happen on all levels in order to eliminate the gender-related prejudice.

Diversity and Inclusion

As a company which boasts more than 5,000 employees in 17 locations all over the planet, Playtech is a huge promoter of diversity and inclusion. The company’s COO Shimon Akad claims it is that diversity which makes Playtech who they are as a global force in the industry.

“Projects like these help us continue to grow as a successful, socially responsible, global organisation. We are very excited to partner with Girls in Tech to spread this message across Gibraltar and the wider gaming industry.”, Akad said.

Girls in Tech has already made bold plans for the rest of 2017 in Gibraltar with a series of events scheduled. The organization is constantly on the lookout for further sponsors and strategic partners that could help expend the program.

To this date, Girls in Tech were joined by Playtech, La Sala Gibraltar and Sunborn Casino.