Who We Are 2018-09-20T12:24:15+00:00

Global Leadership Team

GAN’s unique leadership team combines expertise in cutting-edge technology with experience in global compliance management. With input from the compliance community and a never-ending focus on innovation, we are improving compliance management worldwide.

Thomas Sehested
Thomas SehestedCEO and Co-Founder
Thomas is an entrepreneur specialized in building disruptive B2B technology companies.
After a successful windsurfing career and 3 World Championship titles Thomas founded his first startup DtecNet creating a global market leader in real-time media intelligence and anti-piracy. After merging with MarkMonitor the company ultimately sold to ThomsonReuters for $400m where Thomas ran TR’s anti-piracy and digital media division for 2 years before joining GAN Integrity as a Co-Founder and CEO.
John Roberts
John RobertsChief Financial Officer
John has over 20 years of financial and operational experience within a diverse group of public and private high growth technology companies. He has been the CFO of 3 separate public companies and has a successful track record of value creation for stakeholders including raising multiple rounds of VC and PE backed financings, leading a top performing IPO and helping drive the successful sale of Right Media to Yahoo for $850 million. He started his career at PwC where he ultimately rose to become an Audit Partner. John has a proven ability to successfully lead in demanding and rapidly changing environments.
Valerie Charles
Valerie CharlesChief Strategy Officer
Valerie serves as GAN’s Chief Strategy Officer. With diverse industry experience, Valerie helps define and drive our strategic position in the compliance community, focused on thought leadership and growth strategy. She also leads GAN’s legal function with a focus on compliance, commercial & strategic transactions, employment, litigation and regulatory issues. Valerie has served as outside counsel, conducted internal investigations, and represented clients in connection with matters involving anti-bribery restrictions worldwide. She has also served as Associate General Counsel and Global Compliance Lead for an international technology company.
Martin Albertsen
Martin AlbertsenChief Technology Officer
Martin is responsible for Engineering and Products at GAN. He is passionate about building and leading great teams that build purposeful cloud based products. Prior to GAN, Martin was leading product teams building analytics solutions at Successfactors/SAP in Silicon Valley and big-data social media products at Falcon.io in Copenhagen. Martin thrives in fast paced work environments and prefers prototypes over Power Point decks.
Thorbjørn Nielsen
Thorbjørn NielsenHead of Sales - EMEA
Thorbjørn has 15+ years of experience in Sales and Consulting, leading efforts of growing Silicon Valley based enterprise software companies in EMEA. Prior to GAN, Thorbjørn lead efforts of growing Workday in Nordics and in SuccessFactors where he engaged in 2004 from day one of the EMEA hyper-growth expansion up until the acquisition by SAP in 2012 for $3,4 billion.
Peter Chang
Peter ChangHead of Customer Success
Peter is a Customer Success Executive with 15+ years of experience and a proven track record building and scaling startup teams. He is responsible for post-sales functions including customer success, support and account management. Peter is a results-oriented leader with expertise in delivering value to customers, developing retention strategy and establishing customer success best practices.
Adam Kaiser
Adam KaiserVice President, Marketing
Adam oversees all aspects GAN’s marketing, encompassing demand generation, messaging, thought leadership, content, events, product marketing and communications. Previous to GAN, Adam served as VP of Marketing for Centro, an advertising technology, and services company and VP of marketing for IVCi, guiding brand positioning, product marketing, public and analyst relations, and technology vendor management for a leading visual collaboration solutions provider. Adam is a true marketing geek and loves combining technology and creativity to drive business results.

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