Management Team

Luke Alvarez
President and CEO of Inspired Entertainment, Inc.

Luke co-founded Inspired in 2002 and has been Chief Executive Officer since its inception.

Prior to this, he held digital strategy, product development and business development roles at Comshare Inc. (a NASDAQ listed enterprise software company), The Boston Consulting Group (a leading strategy adviser), Boo.com (an early internet retailer) and Emap plc (a FTSE100 media group).

Luke graduated with First Class Honors and an M.Phil in Philosophy from Kings College, Cambridge, and was a visiting Fulbright Scholar to the University of California Berkeley, where he was awarded the Ralph W. Church Scholarship.
From 2004 – 2006, Luke was a Non-Executive Director of Leisure Link Holdings (a large UK gaming route operator) and The Cloud Networks Ltd (Europe’s leading wifi startup).

Daniel Silvers
Chief Strategy Officer

Daniel Silvers serves as Chief Strategy Officer of Inspired Entertainment, Inc. He is also the Founder and Managing Member of Matthews Lane Capital Partners LLC. He also currently serves on the boards of directors of PICO Holdings, Inc., where he serves as Lead Independent Director. He has previously served on the boards of directors of International Game Technology, Universal Health Services, Inc., bwin.party digital entertainment plc, Forestar Group, Inc., Ashford Hospitality Prime, Inc. and India Hospitality Corp., as well as serving as President of Western Liberty Bancorp, an acquisition-oriented company which bought and recapitalized Service1st Bank of Nevada, a community bank in Las Vegas, NV. In 2015, Mr. Silvers was featured in the National Association of Corporate Directors' "A New Generation of Board Leadership: Directors Under Age 40" list of emerging corporate directors. Previously, Mr. Silvers was the President of SpringOwl Asset Management LLC, having joined a predecessor entity in 2009. Previously, Mr. Silvers was a Vice President at Fortress Investment Group, a leading global alternative asset manager, where he worked from 2005 to 2009. Prior to joining Fortress, he was a senior member of the real estate, gaming and lodging investment banking group at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc., where he worked from 1999 to 2005. Mr. Silvers holds a B.S. in Economics and an M.B.A. in Finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He has also received a Corporate Governance certification through the Director Education & Certification Program at the UCLA Anderson School of Management. Mr. Silvers is active in a number of not-for-profits, including Horace Mann School, University of Pennsylvania, UJA-Federation of New York and The Lustgarten Foundation.

Stewart Baker
Chief Financial Officer

Stewart joined Inspired as Group Financial Controller in 2014, before being promoted to Director of Finance in 2015.

Prior to this Stewart held a number of finance roles at Experian Plc (a FTSE 100 Global information services company), including Divisional Financial Controller, and before to this within the audit department of Deloitte LLP.

Stewart graduated with First Class Honours in BSc Economics from the University of Sheffield where he received the Knoop Prize, which is awarded to the highest scoring Economics final year student. He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Lee Gregory
CCO VLT

Responsible for VLT strategy and integrated VLT P&L
Over 30 years experience in the European retail gaming sector
Previously spent 20+ years in Game and Product delivery

Steve Rogers
CCO Digital Games

Responsible for divisional P&L and Product Strategy of Digital Games
>10 years of experience at Inspired and >15 within the Virtual Sports sector
Previously held role of COO at Red Vision (a company acquired by Inspired in 2006)

Tariq Tufail
Vice President of Software Delivery

Tariq joined Inspired's technology team in January 2007 as a senior software developer. He held the position of Chief Architect for four years before taking on his current role in 2016. He is now responsible for the architecture, development and delivery of software for all platform products.

Tariq graduated with First Class Honours and a BSc in Computer Science from the University of Wales, Bangor.

Steven Collett
Chief Product Officer

Steve has over 10 years of experience at Inspired and has been Chief Product Officer since September 2016. Responsible for all Content and Innovation at Inspired, his previous roles include UK Market Product Director and Head of VLT Product Development.