Language select:

Michal Hanák returns to Fortuna as Head of Bookmaking

After three years, Mr Michal Hanák returns to Fortuna Entertainment Group as the Group Chief Sportsbook Officer. Mr Hanák who worked for the company between 1996 and 2012 is joining from the sports betting operator Niké, where he worked as a Director for Strategy. Mr Ondřej Vích is leaving Fortuna as of 31 August 2015 from personal reasons.

„I am very glad that I can welcome Michal Hanák to our team. He is a highly experienced and creative professional and he will be an important addition for development of existing products as well as for development and implementation of new business,“ said Per Widerstrom, CEO of Fortuna Entertainment Group. 

Mr Hanák has more than 20-years’ experience with bookmaking, sports betting management or product development. Apart from Fortuna and Niké, he worked in the past for betting operators Pari, Tipsport, PSK (Croatia) or Milenium (Poland).

Simultaneously, Mr Marek Biely will be leaving a position of General Manager of Fortuna SK (a subsidiary of Fortuna Entertainment Group) and he will be replaced by Andrej Sokol, current CFO of Fortuna SK.


Petr Šrain

PR manager, Spokesperson
Tel.: +420 267 218 195
Mobil: +420 739 607 527
E-mail: [email protected]

These contacts are primarily for journalists. Therefore, unfortunately, we can not guarantee that we will be able to react to non-media enquiries within the desired deadline. If you are a Fortuna customer, you can also send your question to [email protected] or connect with us some other way. Thank you for your understanding.