June 22, 2023 3 min read


Aposta Ganha Designates Hugo Baungartner as VP for Global Markets

Baungartner promised to use his expertise to solidify the operator as a leading sports betting operator in Brazil and beyond

Aposta Ganha, a fast-growing Brazilian iGaming and online sports betting operator, has reinforced its team with a new appointment. As announced by the company, it will welcome the experienced Hugo Baungartner as its new vice president for global markets.

The operator hopes that the new hire will support the company’s international expansion, helping it become an iGaming powerhouse. Baungartner’s extensive experience in gaming and betting will accelerate the company’s goal to conquer many new markets.

Aposta Ganha is currently focused on its native Brazilian market. However, the company is ambitious on growing beyond its home jurisdiction and expanding in Latin America and beyond. The company already prepares to launch in new territories and will make an official reveal in early July.

The operator prides itself on its in-house platform which was designed by Brazilians for Brazilians. Aposta Ganha understands the intricacies of the Latin American market and provides everything local players need. By playing with the gaming company, players can enjoy seamless access to iGaming and sports betting.

Thanks to a prior deal with BETBY, Aposta Gaming also offers esports markets for younger betting enthusiasts.

Baungartner Will Complement Aposta Ganha’s Team

Baungartner shared his thoughts on joining Aposta Ganha and praised its team for its dynamic nature. He said that he is looking forward to serving as the company’s VP for global markets and helping it expand in LATAM.

With our sights set on international expansion, particularly within the vibrant Latin American market, I am excited to bring my expertise and drive to contribute to the company’s success.

Hugo Baungartner, VP for global markets, Aposta Ganha

Baungartner promised to use his expertise to solidify the operator as a leading sports betting operator in Brazil and beyond.

Elvis Lourenço, Aposta Ganha’s head of product, welcomed Baungartner on board. Lourenço called the new appointment a “huge win” for the company, saying that the appointee’s extensive experience and profound understanding of international markets make him a perfect addition to the team.

Hugo’s expertise will play a pivotal role in accelerating our business growth and propelling us closer to our ambitious vision.

Elvis Lourenço, head of product, Aposta Ganha

In other news, Aposta Ganha recently agreed to become the leading sponsor of Figueirense, which was yet another major sponsorship deal for the company. Aposta Ganha also has existing club deals with Corinthians and Flamengo.

Last year, the operator onboarded games from Pragmatic Play, further reinforcing its offering.


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