The leading state-run gaming operator in the Netherlands, Holland Casino, announced that it appointed Malinda Miener as chief compliance officer (CCO).
Holland Casino Appoints Malinda Miener CCO
The announcement came Thursday and will see Miener join the Board of Directors at Holland Casino. The operator unveiled that by promoting her to CCO, it would also seek to boost its responsible and safe gaming offering. It’s important to mention that Miener’s appointment is subject to the review and approval of DNB, which is the financial regulator in the Netherlands.
Overall, Holland Casino operates fourteen casinos across the country. Annually, some 1.1 million guests visit the venues that are open 364 days every year. Holland Casino takes pride in providing honest gaming entertainment and offering the highest payout percentages for visitors.
“Holland Casino has an exemplary role when it comes to caring for its guests.”Willem Bröcker, chairman of the Supervisory Board at Holland Casino
Willem Bröcker, the chairman of the Supervisory Board at Holland Casino, said that taking care of the guests is a top priority for the company. Moreover, he explained that this strategy is further reinforced by appointing Miener. In conclusion, Bröcker outlined that Miener “has a proven track record when it comes to integrity and corporate responsibility, also within Holland Casino.”
Miener Shares Her Excitement
Miener was a part of Holland Casino for more than a year now. Back in March 2021, she was appointed as director of compliance. Her responsibilities include ensuring compliance with laws related to anti-money laundering and anti-terrorist financing. Currently, Miener is also serving as a member of the supervisory board at Marnix College. Her professional experience even includes nearly 20 years as an officer with the Royal Navy.
“Responsible and safe gambling is more urgent and topical than ever. Now that numerous new and foreign players are entering the Dutch market, it is up to Holland Casino to keep raising the bar.”Malinda Miener, chief compliance officer at Holland Casino
Commenting on the topic, Miener outlined that taking social responsibility is a part of Holland Casino’s strategy. She outlined that integrity, involvement and reliability are incredibly important for the company. While Miener acknowledged that Holland Casino complies with the rules regarding anti-money laundering and gambling addiction she said that the company also takes extra steps.
“I consider it an honor and I think it is important that I can now monitor and promote responsible gambling at the highest level at Holland Casino.”Malinda Miener, chief compliance officer at Holland Casino
An example which she pointed out is that Holland Casino limits the monthly deposits for young adults to a maximum of €400 ($432) for its online casino. Moreover, Miener mentioned that the Holland Casino uses better identification tools that help prevent and intervene with gambling addiction. She explained that one of the key goals for Holland Casino is to offer its guests a fun and safe experience.