Chief Executive Officer
As CEO, Mr. Chvatal leads SAZKA Entertainment AG and its international team with the aim of becoming one of the key players in the lottery and gaming sector, with an emphasis on innovation and expansion of the business both organically and through acquisitions.
He strongly believes that teamwork, a focus on innovation, and speed are success factors in this industry, which is significantly impacted by technology and changing consumer expectations.
Mr. Chvatal has been instrumental in turning Sazka a.s. around in the Czech Republic to become one of the fastest growing lottery companies in Europe between 2013 and 2016.
He previously worked at Procter & Gamble and Reckitt Benckiser before moving to T-Mobile as Chief Marketing Director. He was later appointed as Chief Executive Officer of T-Mobile Slovakia and T-Mobile Austria.
Mr. Chvatal serves also as a Member of the Executive Committee of the Association of European Lotteries.