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About EPIC Risk Management | Problem Gambling Awareness

Meet the team that combines first-hand experience of problem gambling-related harm with expert advice on how it can be prevented.

Paul Buck

Founder & CEO

John Millington

Senior Director

Danielle Smith

Director of Operations

Martin Bland

Director of Business Development

Ben McGregor

Director of Sports Partnerships

Dan Spencer

Director of Safer Gambling

Marion Blundell

Director of Finance

Sam Brooks

Head of Training and Social Impact

Louise Flynn

Head of Business Support

Matthew Hennessey

Head of Communications

Mike Holinski

Head of Business Development

Mark Potter

Head of Delivery (Professional Sport)

Dave Sproson

Head of Safer Gambling

Dan Trolaro

VP of Prevention (US)

Michelle Evans

Senior Sports Partnerships Manager

Liam Dyche

Senior Programme Manager

Pippa Robson

Events and Wellbeing Manager

Adrian Ward

Communications Manager

Joanna Whitehall

Sustainability Manager

Craig Cornforth

Harm Prevention Manager

Alan Smart

Harm Prevention Manager

Anca-Maria Gherghel

Research Manager

Chloe Tomalin

Marketing Manager

Simon Wootton

Programme Coordinator

Marc Williams

Programme Facilitator

Carla Mellor

Internal Communications Officer

Matt Mason

Digital Learning Designer

Scott Davies

Programme Facilitator

Greg Weber

Programme Facilitator

Patrick Chester

Programme Facilitator

Ryan Tatusko

Programme Facilitator

Liz Thielen

Programme Facilitator

Mike Huber

Sports Programme Facilitator

Julie Murtagh

Senior Executive Coordinator

Daniel Wood

Facilities Coordinator

Andy Margett

Insights Executive

Anneke Stols

Research Associate

Mark Murray

Education Programmes Assistant

Nathan Quarless

Programme Facilitator

Jordan Spencer

Programme Facilitator

Karl Starkey

Associate Programme Facilitator

Chris Wood

Programme Facilitator

Abby Barlow-Lloyd

Business Administration Apprentice

Randy Livingston


Caty Illingworth


Jonathan Peniket

Gaming & Esports Consultant