Head of North America at iGaming Academy
Charles Harper is a seasoned executive and advisor to the gaming industry and currently serves as the General Manager and Head of North America for the iGaming Academy, a Conexus group company, providing companies in the gaming industry training and certification in the areas of compliance, vocational employee development and B2B product training.
Previously at the Conexus Group, Charles served as the Senior Consultant in the Americas for Partis Solutions, providing strategic product, marketing and business development advisory services. He has advised Social Casino publishers, iGaming supplier and operator companies, land-based casinos, Sports Betting, DFS and ADW companies.
Prior to returning to the Conexus group, Charles was the Senior Vice President US for NeoGames the iGaming, Sports Betting and iLottery services and technology supplier.
Before joining partis, he served as the Vice President of Strategy and Business Development for IGT/DoubleDown Interactive, a division of IGT, Inc. (IGT). At IGT he was responsible for the IGT Social Gaming Partner Program, as well as strategic distribution partnerships with top tier companies such as Amazon, Microsoft, Google, Apple and Facebook, business strategy for globalization and brand licensing. While at IGT, Charles was a founding member of the International Social Games Association (ISGA).