Spring Capital Hispania was founded in 2008 by Mr. Oliver Zugel, with former roles as COO of the world’s largest public Hispanic gaming company, Codere SA., and CEO of Spain’s market leading casino operator Grup Peralada. At Codere, Mr. Zugel

doubled the company’s EBITDA within less than 5 years, generating a 40% IRR

for investors and preparing the company’s IPO at the Madrid Stock Exchange. More

recently, he led the company´s operational program generating over 100

100 M USD in savings.


He has extensive gaming operations and business development experience in

all major gaming markets, together with an extensive network of relationships with operators, executives and operators, executives and regulators.


Mr. Zugel is a regular keynote speaker at major gaming conferences including

EiG, ICE and the World Gaming Summits. Prior to his involvement in gaming,

Mr. Zugel was a partner at Monitor Group, a leading global strategy consulting

and private equity investment firm. He holds a First Class Honours Economics

Degree from the London School of Economics.