About EGR Global

EGR Global (eGaming Review) is the world’s leading B2B publisher and membership networking group for the online gaming and gambling industry, featuring consistent exclusive news, interviews and expert comment from the most influential people in the sector.

The EGR website features up-to-the-minute coverage of breaking news, analysis and opinion from across the egaming industry. And as publisher of the industry’s only monthly B2B titles, EGR is also able to offer its readers more up-to-date insight on the big issues than any other egaming business publication.


Together, they provide the online gaming industry with its most comprehensive and current source of business news and market intelligence.


EGR Global consists of its flagship EGR Intel title and four sister brands:


EGR Technology



EGR Compliance



EGR Marketing



EGR North America


Unrivalled portfolio of events & publications


EGR also runs an unparalleled portfolio of global events throughout the year. This includes Breakfast Briefings, Summits and the annual Power 50 Summit, as well as hosting the sector’s largest and most respected awards ceremony, the EGR Operator Awards.



In addition, EGR publishes a range of industry reports and research, showcased in both the magazine and online. These cover the key industry sectors, including sports betting, casino, bingo, poker and affiliates, as well as specialist reports such as jurisdictions and payments.


As experts in egaming business information, EGR understands the needs of both its readers and the industry, giving it an unparalleled reputation with the people who matter.

Meet the team

Andy Roocroft EGR

Andy Roocroft

Group Head of Content

T: +44  (0) 20 7832 6629

E: a.roocroft@egr.global

Andy Roocroft is a business journalist with experience covering the online gambling, insurance, asset management and hedge fund sectors. He is currently group head of content across all EGR brands, leading the editorial output for EGR Intel, EGR Marketing, EGR ComplianceEGR North America and EGR Technology.

Niamh Gallagher

Niamh Gallagher

Head of Event Content

T: +44  (0) 20 7832 6562

E: n.gallagher@egr.global

Niamh has over five years’ experience working in conference production and events management whilst based in Australia and the UK. She is responsible for the content creation and delivery of the EGR events portfolio, including global summits, briefings, webinars and more.


Melanie Dayasena-Lowe EGR

Melanie Dayasena-Lowe

Managing Editor

T:  +44 (0) 20 7832 6561

E: m.dayasena-Lowe@egr.global

Melanie has worked as a journalist for over 15 years across a variety of B2B publications covering online gambling, cruise ship technology, business travel, broadcast technology, accountancy and law. She is responsible for overseeing the editorial production process for all brands at EGR Global.

Brad Allen EGR

Brad Allen

News Editor

T: +44  (0) 20 7832 6563

E: b.allen@egr.global

Brad has been a journalist since 2014, starting off with an internship at Gambling Insider and then writing about renewable energy before returning to the gambling industry in 2016 with EGR. He is the News Editor for all EGR Global titles.

Nicole Macedo EGR

Nicole Macedo

Editor, EGR North America 

T: +44 (0) 20 7832 6553

E: n.macedo@egr.global

Nicole has been a journalist for six years, having previously cut her teeth writing for local news outlets in Gibraltar such as The Gibraltar Magazine and Your Gibraltar TV. She moved to London and joined EGR in 2017 to work as a reporter on its EGR Intel and EGR Technology titles. She recently moved to New York to lead EGR North America and drive EGR’s US coverage.

Jake Evans EGR

Jake Evans


T: +44  (0) 20 7832 6564

E: j.evans@egr.global

Jake joined EGR as a reporter in 2017 to take over the EGR Marketing title. He was previously UK Data Editor at the editorial arm of Perform Group’s football statistics brand, Opta. Portsmouth-born Jake studied journalism at the University of Roehampton, before gaining NCTJ accreditation at News Associates.


Robert Simmons, reporter, EGR Global

Robert Simmons


T: +44  (0) 20 7832 6638

E: r.simmons@egr.global

Robert has been a journalist and blogger for more than five years, having switched careers from the financial services sector to study journalism at the London School of Journalism to pursue his passion for writing. Starting out as an intern at Gambling Insider, Robert joined EGR in 2018.