Published: August 3, 2022

Online sports betting company FanDuel names chief legal officer

Online sports betting and gaming company FanDuel Group has appointed Carolyn Renzin to the position of chief legal officer, adding to her existing role as chief compliance officer.

The new position expands Renzin's duties to oversee legal, risk, regulatory engagement, compliance and responsible gaming for the company.

Before joining FanDuel, she was an assistant general counsel at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., where she worked as a regulatory litigator and in the office of the general counsel building the bank's legal function. She held prior compliance roles at compliance consulting and investigations firm Guidepost Solutions and was a partner at law firm Stillman, Friedman & Shechtman, where she focused on litigation and regulatory enforcement.

She began her career as a law clerk to judge Ronald M. Gould on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and then as a litigation associate at Simpson Thacher and Bartlett.

FanDuel Group consists of a portfolio of brands across gaming, sports betting, fantasy sports, advance-deposit wagering, and TV/media. The company is based in New York with offices in California, New Jersey, Florida, Oregon, Georgia and Scotland. It is a subsidiary of Flutter Entertainment plc, which is traded on the London Stock Exchange.

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