Betsson’s boardroom woes deepen as chairman is forced to quit

Patrick Svensk resigns amid loss of confidence and trust from major shareholders over the way Pontus Lindwall’s departure was handled

Betsson AB chairman Patrick Svensk has resigned after major shareholders lost confidence in his stewardship abilities. In a statement, the Malta-headquartered operator said shareholders were experiencing a “lack of full trust” in Svensk’s leadership approach after the way in which the dismissal of long-standing CEO Pontus Lindwall was announced last week. Lindwall, the son of…

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