Steve Beason

Group Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Steve Beason leads Inspired’s technology efforts driving the overall hardware, software and content development.  In total Mr. Beason has over 35 years of experience in the gaming and wagering industry.  He most recently served as Enterprise Chief Technology Officer of Scientific Games from 2011 until 2016, having joined the Company in 2005.  As Enterprise CTO, Beason managed a group of 1,200+ employees in both operational, product development and service roles, and was instrumental in the acquisitions and integrations of Bally, WMS, Barcrest, and Global Draw.  He also managed the manufacturing and software development organizations with centers in the US, Europe, India and China.  From 1998 to 2005, Mr. Beason was the Executive Director, Information Technology for the Hong Kong Jockey Club where he oversaw the entire IT and MIS organization.  Prior to that, Beason served as the Vice President of Software for GTECH from 1986 until 1998, managing the software service, support and development departments.  Mr. Beason holds an undergraduate degree from Coleman College and received his M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.