Budai began his iGaming career at Kindred Group as a customer service agent and fraud analyst before joining Casumo in 2016.
He climbed the ranks during three years at Casumo, eventually culminating in the position of deputy MLRO and fraud and AML team coach.
A short spell followed at Royal Panda, before becoming MLRO and head of risk at L and L Europe, which operates nine casino brands across Europe, including Hyper Casino.
Budai has been tasked with guiding White Label Casinos’ operational teams as the company looks to become a market-leading white-label solutions provider.
His responsibilities as COO will include implementing strategic plans to drive growth, as well as profitability, operational excellence, and fostering a high-performance culture.“It’s an incredibly exciting moment to join the company,” said Budai. “I look forward to working with highly experienced teams to drive forward our growth during this exciting new chapter. I absolutely cannot wait to get underway in this new role.”
Budai will work remotely from Budapest, Hungary.
Malta-based White Label Casinos was founded in 2022. It offers an all-in-one casino solution to gambling operators, complete with an MGA and Curacao licence.
“We are delighted to have Gabor on board,” said White Label Casinos CEO Phil Pearson.
“We had a lot of top talent both internally and externally apply for the role, but Gabor stood out as the right man with his expertise and vision.
“Together we can keep focusing on making white labels a first-class experience for clients and players.
“We are all pleased to see him step up to the role of COO and want to congratulate him on his appointment,” he added.