Ralph Topping rates Tipico as strong option for William Hill business

Former William Hill CEO describes German operator’s majority owner and private equity giant CVC Capital Partners as “perfect to work for”

Ex-William Hill CEO Ralph Topping has said a reported bid from Tipico and majority owner CVC Capital Partners for Hills’ British business and continental European assets could help to reinvigorate its flagging retail business. CVC bought William Hill in 1999 for £825m in partnership with fellow private equity fund Cinven before floating the business on…

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