MERKUR’s Tony Boulton takes up position on influential Industry Forum

MERKUR joins brands including Entain, Flutter and The Rank Group on new Forum

Tony Boulton, who serves as MERKUR UK’s Director of Public and Political Relations has joined some of the gambling industry’s most influential figures on the Gambling Commission’s newly established Industry Forum.

Chaired by Nick Rust OBE, who is the former Chief Executive of the British Horseracing Authority, the Forum features representatives from gambling brands including Entain, Betfred, Flutter, and The Rank Group.
The purpose of the Forum is to provide a range of different perspectives and insights which will assist the Commission in its role as the industry regulator.

Nick Rust said that over 40-applications had been received to join the nine person Forum and that he was “delighted with the quality and experience of the appointees.”
Tony Boulton said: “I am delighted to have been invited to join the Forum chaired by Nick Rust OBE.

“This is an important initiative on behalf of the Commission which should be congratulated for actively seeking perspectives from across the gambling landscape.”