Salim Adatia is the CEO of GLI Canada. As the world’s most experienced test lab, GLI remains the foremost authority in the land-based and iGaming sectors providing high quality testing & consulting services.
Prior to its acquisition by GLI, Mr. Adatia was CEO of the Technical Systems Testing (TST) group of companies worldwide and was responsible for driving the performance of the company's global spread of testing facilities located in Vancouver, London, Macau, Manila, Sydney and Melbourne.
Today Mr. Adatia continues to be a driving force in GLI’s global initiatives related to iGaming. He is one of the world’s leading experts in iGaming and works with government regulators, operators and suppliers to ensure gambling products meet with comprehensive technical regulatory requirements, supplier’s technical specifications, and global best-practice industry standards.
Mr. Adatia also works directly with GLI’s Professional Services division, whose experts lead the world in Project Management, World Lottery Association (WLA) / ISO, Information Systems Security (ISS) auditing, Training and other Technical Services.
Mr. Adatia has spoken at a variety of industry conferences in Canada, the U.S., Asia, Europe and Australia and has been interviewed by and written for numerous publications serving these regions. He was also chosen as one of the gaming industry’s “Top 25 People to Watch” by Global Gaming Business magazine.
In addition to his 14+ years of gaming test lab experience, Mr. Adatia has professional experience with expert witness research and support and has received introductory training in fundamentals of personnel law. Previous to GLI he spent approximately five years in the banking and financial sectors in North America.