With 16 years’ experience in international corporate advisory and business development, M&A, in the international betting & gambling industry, both online and offline, Christian Tirabassi advises private equity funds, investment banks, gaming operators and new entrants in international betting and gaming.
Christian has a deep knowledge and understanding of several European countries’ legal and regulatory frameworks for betting & gambling through his work for several international groups in entering European licensed gaming markets.
In 1999 Christian was the strategic advisor for Coral and Eurobet, one of the very first offline sportbetting operators to go online. Other companies that he advised for on online gambling projects include 888, Sportingbet, Penta Investments, Morgan Grenfell, Fortuna, Rosbank, Betsson, 888, Entraction (IGT), Casino Barcelona, Egasa, G.Matica and others.
Christian Tirabassi is currently advising on corporate and business matters several international groups (gaming and non-gaming) that are considering entering licensed online gaming markets (casino, poker, betting and games) in Italy, Spain, UK and USA.
Christian studied a postgraduate course in International Business Strategies at the London School of Economics and Political Sciences. He is fluent in English, French, Spanish and Italian.