Kip became the CEO of Betfair’s US operations and TVG in May of 2014. Kip is responsible for leading and managing all aspects of US business operations, including the development and execution of regional strategies while ensuring alignment with other Betfair Group geographic regions and global business.
Since joining the company, Kip has overseen the successful US launch of Betfair’s exchange wagering platform in New Jersey, the growth of Betfair’s legal US online casino, one of the most successful brands in the space, and TVG’s acquisition of and merger with HRTV to form TVG2.
Before joining Betfair, Kip served in various senior executive roles at Live Nation and Ticketmaster, including EVP of Ticketmaster’s multi-billion dollar e-commerce business. He oversaw the e-commerce business; led the strategy and day-to-day operations of Ticketmaster.com and their expansion into mobile and ticket resale.