Matt Davey has been active for over 25 years within the digital media, sports, entertainment, leisure and gaming ecosystems, with additional specialist experience in government and regulatory roles. He is an experienced public company executive officer who has overseen more than ten mergers and acquisitions and over $1.2 billion in debt and equity capital raised to support the companies he has led.
Most recently, Mr. Davey was CEO of SG Digital, the digital division of Scientific Games Corp. (“Scientific Games”) (Nasdaq: SGMS). SG Digital was established following the $631m purchase in 2018 by Scientific Games of NYX Gaming Group Ltd (“NYX”) (formerly TSXV: NYX), where Mr. Davey served as CEO.
As CEO of NYX, Mr. Davey developed and executed a corporate strategy that generated strong revenue growth. He shaped company strategy to focus on digital gaming supplier platforms and content that provided myriad gaming operators with the underlying gaming and sports betting systems for their online businesses. In 2014, Mr. Davey oversaw the initial public offering of NYX, and subsequently led the company through seven acquisitions which established NYX as one of the fastest growing global B2B real-money digital gaming and sports betting platforms.