4. The Stars Group (2017)

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This was the year that CEO Rafi Ashkenazi began stamping his own image on the PokerStars-parent company, while also condemning David Baazov to the history books. The firm rebranded from Amaya to The Stars Group, relocated its corporate headquarters to Toronto and began building up a formidable team of top-class egaming executives, including Crown’s Christopher…

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