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Askenazi New COO for PokerStars and Full Tilt

The Rational Group, parent company of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker, has named Ravi Askenazi as its new chief operating officer.

The Israeli-born Askenazi will take over the day-to-day operations of the Rational Group brands, which include the two most popular online poker sites in the world. Askenazi was previously the COO and a board member for gaming software development company Playtech. He will direct operations for Rational out of its Isle of Man headquarters.

 

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