People: Amaya Inc (AYA.TO)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

David Baazov

33 2014 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Daniel Sebag

49 2014 Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Director

Marlon Goldstein

41 2014 Executive Vice President - Corporate Development, General Counsel, Secretary

Aubrey Zidenberg

62 2014 Director

Wesley Clark

71 2010 Independent Director

Divyesh Gadhia

51 2010 Independent Director

Harlan Goodson

68 2010 Independent Director

Tim Foran

2014 IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

David Baazov

Mr. David Baazov is the Chairman of the Board and has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Amaya since 2006, and is responsible for devising and implementing the general business strategies of the Corporation. His duties include overseeing all aspects of the business including, but not limited to, sales and marketing, product development, operations and logistics and the overall growth of the Corporation. Mr. Baazov started Amaya’s business in the mid-2000’s, led the Corporation through a successful listing on the Canadian TSX Venture Exchange in July 2010, and has since turned the Corporation into a global gaming leader through a combination of organic growth and strategic acquisitions. Amaya completed the Rational Group Acquisition in August 2014, resulting in Amaya becoming the world’s largest publicly traded online gaming company. The industry and business community have recognized Mr. Baazov with certain awards, including Ernst & Young's 2013 Québec EY Entrepreneur of the Year for the Information Technology category. A panel of Canadian technology analysts and readers of Cantech Letter (www.cantechletter.com), an online magazine focused on innovation sector companies listed on the TSX and the TSX Venture Exchange, selected Mr. Baazov as the TSX Venture Tech Executive of the Year in 2012, and in each of 2013 and 2014 as the TSX Tech Executive of the Year. From 2000 to 2006, Mr. Baazov was the founder of a business marketing company and served as the Vice President of Sales of Vortek Systems Inc., a supplier and distributor of computer hardware and accessories.

Daniel Sebag

Mr. Daniel Sebag is Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Director of Amaya Gaming Group Inc. Mr. Sebag is a Chartered Accountant and specializes in the areas of cost management and financial reporting systems. He currently oversees the Corporation’s financial reporting and treasury functions. Between 1999 and 2007, Mr. Sebag was a faculty lecturer at McGill University in Montreal, Québec, Canada where he led executive seminars in accounting and finance at its International Executive Institute, including the Directors Education Program and the Advanced Management Course. From 1993 to 2007, Mr. Sebag served as a financial, accounting and information systems consultant to several multinational companies, including Bombardier, Ericsson, Transat AT and Air Liquide. Mr. Sebag earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Psychology from McGill University in 1987 and a Specialized Graduate Diploma in accounting from McGill University in 1991.

Marlon Goldstein

Mr. Marlon D. Goldstein is Executive Vice President - Corporate Development, General Counsel, Secretary of the company. Prior to joining Amaya, Mr. Goldstein was a principal shareholder in the corporate and securities practice at the international law firm of Greenberg Traurig LLP, where he practiced as a lawyer from 2002 until 2014 (since 2006 as a shareholder). Mr. Goldstein’s practice was focused on corporate and securities matters including mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings, and financing transactions. Mr. Goldstein was also the co-chair of the firm’s Gaming Practice, a multi-disciplinary team of attorneys representing owners, operators and developers of gaming facilities, manufacturers and suppliers of gaming devices, investment banks and lenders in financing transactions, and Indian tribes in the development and financing of gaming facilities. Mr. Goldstein earned a B.B.A. with a concentration in accounting from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia in 1996 and a J.D. from the University of Florida, Levin College of Law in Gainesville, Florida in 1999.

Aubrey Zidenberg

Dr. Aubrey Zidenberg is a Director of the Company. He currently serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Casino Amusements Canada, which offers commercial gaming industry experience to both the private sector and governments, since 1976. Dr. Zidenberg is a gaming industry specialist with extensive experience in the development, implementation and operation of international gaming, tourism and entertainment projects since 1975, including, without limitation, in the areas of commercial gaming, operations and regulatory compliance, and has advised and consulted in these areas in both the government and the private sectors. He has worked internationally with companies such as Penn National Gaming, The Bahamas Amusement Corporation, Summa Corporation, Resorts International, Trump Organization, Playboy Casinos, Carnival Hotels & Casinos, Harrah's and Hard Rock International. Since 2011, Dr. Zidenberg has been an International Vice President of B’nai Brith, an international human rights organization which has operated in Canada since 1875, and currently chairs its Special Advisory Council to the League for Human Rights. Dr. Zidenberg was a Member of the Board of Directors of the Responsible Gambling Council of Canada for over 15 years, registered with the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario and is a recipient of the 2002 Canadian Gaming Industry Award of Excellence. In 2010, Dr. Zidenberg created and developed the First Nation Canadian Gaming Awards program. Dr. Zidenberg is currently the Chair of the York Regional Police – Investigative Services Community Advisory Council and has served in such position since 2013.

Wesley Clark

Gen. (Retd.) Wesley K. Clark, Sr., KBE, is Independent Director of Amaya Gaming Group Inc. He currently serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wesley K. Clark & Associates, a strategic consulting firm, since its founding in 2004, the Co-Chairman of Growth Energy, an organization that represents producers and supporters of ethanol, since January 2009, a senior fellow at UCLA’s Burkle Center for International Relations since 2006, the Director of International Crisis Group since 2007, Chairman of City Year Little Rock, an AmeriCorps program, which is a national service organization that unites young adults, since 2004, and is a member of numerous corporate boards of directors including, Bankers Petroleum Ltd., BNK Petroleum, Inc., Petromanas Energy Inc., POET, LLC, Rentech Inc., root9B Technologies, Inc. and The Grilled Cheese Truck, Inc. General Clark authored four books and since 2009, serves as a member of the Clinton Global Initiative’s Energy & Climate Change Advisory Board and ACORE’s Advisory Board. General Clark retired as a four star general after 38 years in the United States Army. He graduated first in his class at West Point Military Academy and earned B.A. and M.A. degrees in Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar. His awards include the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Defense Distinguished Service Medal (five awards), Silver Star, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, honorary knighthoods from the British and Dutch governments, and numerous other awards from other governments, including the award of Commander of the Legion of Honor from the French government.

Divyesh Gadhia

Mr. Divyesh Gadhia, C.A., is Independent Director of Amaya Gaming Group Inc. He is a director and served as the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice Chairman of Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited from 1992 until 2010, where he was responsible for strategic initiatives, regulatory matters and governmental relations. He has served as a director of a number of other private and public companies, as well as charities, including a director of the Canadian Gaming Association from 2005 to 2010, and currently serves as a director of Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited and Trian Equities. In 2009, Mr. Gadhia was awarded the Canadian Gaming News Outstanding Achievement Award and the Business in Vancouver’s Top 40 Under 40 Award. Since 2010, Mr. Gadhia has been the Chairman of Spud.ca, a local farmers and food producers network, and the President of Atiga Investments Inc., an investment firm focused on consumer products.

Harlan Goodson

Mr. Harlan W. Goodson is Independent Director of Amaya Gaming Group Inc. He is a current director and served as the Director of California’s Division of Gambling Control from 1999 to 2003, during which he led the implementation of California’s Tribal-State Class III gaming compacts. Prior to forming his own law practice, The Law Office of Harlan W. Goodson, in Sacramento, California, Mr. Goodson was with the national law firm of Holland and Knight, LLP for 4 years where his practice concentrated on Gaming Law and Gaming Regulation and Governmental Affairs. Mr. Goodson’s biography was published in the 2000 edition of Who’s Who in American Law and in 2002, his work gained him international distinction when he was the recipient of the International Masters of Gaming Law inaugural Regulator of the Year award in 2001. Prior to being appointed to the position of Director of California’s Division of Gambling Control, Mr. Goodson worked in the California State Senate as a legislative consultant for Senator Bill Lockyer from 1994 to 1999. While serving as a consultant in the state legislature, Mr. Goodson drafted legislation in the areas of criminal law, correctional law, juvenile law and insurance law. Since 1996, Mr. Goodson has been an adjunct law professor teaching classes on the legislative process and statutory interpretation at John F. Kennedy University, School of Law. He has been a national speaker at conferences, symposia, law schools and before governmental bodies on the subjects of gaming regulation, Tribal government gaming, and Tribal-State relations. Mr. Goodson is a member of the California State Bar, the International Masters of Gaming Law and the International Association of Gaming Advisors. In 2007, Mr. Goodson also served as a Judge Pro Tempore for the Superior Court in Sacramento, California. Mr. Goodson has also been listed in America’s Best Lawyers annually since 2005 and was selected by his peers as the Northern California 2012 Attorney of the Year for Gaming Law.

Tim Foran

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

David Baazov

396,000

Daniel Sebag

246,600

Marlon Goldstein

--

Aubrey Zidenberg

--

Wesley Clark

--

Divyesh Gadhia

--

Harlan Goodson

--

Tim Foran

--
As Of  30 Dec 2013

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