SharpLink Gaming Ltd., a pioneer of targeted, data-driven user engagement and conversion solutions for the U.S. sports betting and iGaming industries, announced that Robert DeLucia, CPA has been named as SharpLink’s new Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”), effective August 22, 2022.
Prior to joining SharpLink, DeLucia was recruited as Interim Chief Financial Officer of Neon Logistics, LLC where he was tasked with leading the Company’s financial restatements and transition to U.S. GAAP accounting. From February through December 2022, he was Chief Accounting Officer at GTT Communications, a tier one Internet backbone service supplier. Among his many accomplishments at GTT, he was credited for leading the Company’s financial restructuring and served as one of the leaders of the $2 billion sale of its fiber backbone division.
Rob Phythian, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SharpLink, stated, “Bob is a proven CFO with a superior track record of delivering results and creating value for a wide range of public and private companies spanning a range of global industries. We believe he is a high impact executive who brings us a compelling blend of strategic and capital management discipline, well-honed operating skills in high growth environments and deep expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital formation, audit oversight and implementations, and SEC reporting and compliance. We are delighted to welcome Bob to the SharpLink leadership team and really look forward to working in close collaboration with him to move SharpLink through its next phase of exciting growth.”
DeLucia is replacing the Company’s former CFO, Brian Bennett, who is electing to leave the Company to pursue new career opportunities.