Overstead has extensive experience in transactional technology in the banking and telecoms sectors. In his previous role as Managing Consultant at EDS Consulting he ran major programmes for NetBank, the Internet banking service of Commonwealth Bank, one of Australia's largest banks.
Overstead has also managed major development projects in partnership with SAP, Microsoft, Dell and Fuji Xerox.
“We are delighted to have found a CTO of Tony's calibre and experience,” said Harmen Brenninkmeijer, who will become Executive Chairman of the merged Octavian and eBet business. “Tony's primary focus will be to oversee the integration of eBet and Octavian systems and technologies as we merge our two companies at both product and operational level.”
“In addition, I have no doubt that Tony will make a major contribution to Octavian new product development and to our continuing growth in the global gaming market,” Brenninkmeijer concluded.