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.