After the awards ceremony at the Hippodrome Casino on April 11, 2022, the winners of the Global Gaming Awards London 2022 have been announced. KPMG in the Crown Dependencies adjudicates the awards process independently each year, employing industry leaders, including CEOs and senior executives.
In the voting process, the esteemed Nominations Panel nominated and recommended candidates before the wider staff at Gambling Insider reviewed the submissions. The judges, who are highly respected in the industry, voted on this year’s winners.
This year’s Global Gaming Awards London took the place in person at The Hippodrome Casino in London, unlike last year’s virtual event.
At the bottom of this page, we’ve listed the top three winners from each category of the 2022 Awards.
List of winners
Global Gaming Awards London 2022 winners and runners-up list:
Betting shop operator
- Paddy Power
- Fortuna Entertainment Group
- SAZKA Group
Sports betting operator
- Golden Race
- Inspired Entertainment
Sports betting supplier
- Pronet Gaming
- The Hippodrome Casino
- Casino de Monte-Carlo (Société des Bains de Mer)
- The Londoner Macao (Sands China)
- Scientific Games
- Joint winners: Oryx Gaming – Fuze™ & Pariplay – Fusion
- Third / Runner-up: Relax Gaming – Top Dawg$
Online Casino Supplier
- Pragmatic Play
- Internet Vikings
- Continent 8 Technologies
- Maxima Compliance
- NetEnt: Gordon Ramsay Hell’s Kitchen™
- Virgin Bet: Virgin Bet Fives
- Pinnacle: Esports Hub
- bet365 Partners
- Kaizen Gaming
- 1xBet Affiliates
- Kindred Group
Executive of the Year
- Denise Coates – Founder & Joint CEO, bet365
- Jette Nygaard-Andersen – CEO, Entain
- Itai Pazner – CEO, 888 Holdings
More about the winners
Bet365 and Kambi are the big winners of the year, each winning two awards. For the fifth year in a row, Bet365 has won the award for Online Sports Betting Operator of the Year, while bet365 Partners has won the award for best Affiliate Program.
Kambi won the Best Retail Supplier and Online Sports Betting Supplier of the Year Award, retaining the titles from last year. In the five years since the Global Gaming Awards London were introduced, LeoVegas has held onto its monopoly for Online Casino of the Year.
As the best betting shop operator, Paddy Power has also held onto its title, pipping William Hill to the prize. Suppliers have been just as steadfast in defending their titles as high-flying operators.
Evolution has retained its title as Online Casino Supplier of the Year in the online casino industry, while IGT was once again named Casino Supplier of the Year.
This year’s contest for the best Casino Product has been particularly close that there are joint winners. Together, Oryx Gaming’s Fuze and Pariplay’s Fusion won the awards. And the Hippodrome Casino has taken the crown as Best Casino, beating out the Casino de Monaco and The Londoner Macau.
As the best service provider, Internet Vikings won for its hosting solutions, and as the most innovative product, NetEnt’s Gordon Ramsay Hell’s Kitchen slot took the prize as the best new product.
As the best payment solution provider for gaming-related sites, Paysafe and Nuvei were ranked, but Trustly was crowned the winner for the Best Payments Solution.
Kindred Group took home the award in the Social Responsibility category, while Denise Coates, Founder, and CEO of bet365, won Executive of the Year this year.
Global Gaming Awards will make one more stop before heading to Las Vegas in October, Gambling Insider announced at the event. An event specifically dedicated to the Asian market will take place in August, at which winners will be announced.