As Bit8’s (www.bit8.com) chief executive officer, Angelo Dalli is responsible for leading the company’s product development, business and technology strategy. Angelo co-founded Bit8 with Keith Galea and Brian Fenech after identifying the need for an intelligent backend system that positively impacts the operator’s bottom line while providing an awesome player experience. Angelo has joined Bit8 as its CEO in 2013 and has led the company through its initial growth phase and its first external financing round.
Angelo holds a bachelor’s degree in IT and a master’s degree in Computational Linguistics from the University of Malta, together with a doctorate in Computer Science and Search Engine Technology from the University of Sheffield. Angelo has published over 23 publications in Europe and the US since 2001 and has over sixteen years of experience in various executive positions in technology, entertainment and gaming companies. Angelo has represented Malta in various international events and has won a bronze medal at the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) in 1995. He is also a member of the European Business Angel Network (EBAN) and was elected on the Malta Chamber of Commerce Remote Gaming Council. Occasionally Angelo can be seen running half marathons in between meetings.