Provider of gaming technology EveryMatrix made its first step into the iGaming space in the US by entering into a deal with Armadillo Studios to make the game studio part of EveryMatrix Group based at the company’s headquarters in Miami, Florida.
Recruiting in Product Development and Design
The deal EveryMatrix signed with the game studio involves the development of online casino games tailored to US market-specific game logic and player preferences, and following the announcement of the agreement, Armadillo Studios is launching an extensive process to recruit key personnel in product development and design.
“We’re more than happy to contribute to U.S. gaming culture with a wide portfolio of casino games which will be managed entirely by our team in Miami. Having Razvan and Dave in the studio’s management team brings us confidence that we can be a leading casino supplier in the U.S. market by 2023.”Ebbe Groes, Group CEO, EveryMatrix
Leading Figures at Armadillo
Razvan Haiduc, CEO at Armadillo, is the hotlink between the game studio and EveryMatrix, having joined the tech company’s payments division in 2019, following a period of 5 years spent at iSoftBet. Haiduc has been performing in several management roles at EveryMatrix ever since.
“The U.S. market holds a lot of promises, and I am sure that investing in this direction is the right move for us. Armadillo’s games will bring loads of excitement and entertainment to casino aficionados across states. Dave and I will be building the American Dream together along with Erik and the rest of the team at our U.S. headquarters in Miami later this summer.”Razvan Haiduc, CEO, Armadillo Studios
The other key figure at Armadillo, chief operations officer David Stoveld is a well-known producer of casino games, boasting bags of industry experience gained at prominent industry names such as Scientific Games, NetEnt, Yggdrasil and Kalamba Games.
“I have seen the need for American focused games for years, and I am happy that EveryMatrix responds to the market’s call. I am very excited that David Stoveld, who I worked with in the past will be the creative lead and Razvan managing these efforts. It is a great pleasure having them here in our U.S. Headquarters close to our customers.”Erik Nyman, President Americas, EveryMatrix
The deal with Armadillo Studios represents the 3rd significant investment in games development made by EveryMatrix in the last couple of years, following the launch of Spearhead Studios and RSG Matrix in 2020, and the investment in a company set to list on the NASDAQ First North Growth Market, Lady Luck Games.