LAS VEGAS, NV – Michael Marchetti has been appointed as a member of Light & Wonder’s Board of Directors. He previously served as a director of SciPlay Corporation. Light & Wonder acquired the remaining public shares of SciPlay in October of last year.
“We are pleased to welcome Michael to the Light & Wonder Board as a new independent director,” said Jamie Odell, Executive Chair of Light & Wonder. “Michael has a wealth of mobile gaming experience and a strong financial background that will help us continue to maximize value for our shareholders.”
“I’m excited to join the Light & Wonder Board at this time,” said Marchetti. “Light & Wonder is operating from a position of strength, and I look forward to applying my experience and passion for the business, along with my fellow directors, to deliver value to the shareholders of this great company.”
Throughout his career, Marchetti has held various leadership positions in both financial institutions and gaming companies, including Merrill Lynch, Electronic Arts, and Buffalo Studios. He currently serves as the CFO of Age of Learning.
Marchetti’s appointment is effective January 15, 2024, and he will stand for reelection at this year’s annual meeting.