Get in touch with A GAME ABOVE and find out about our team. Everything we do focuses upon customer and community engagement to enhance lifetime value and extend lifecycle. We innovate, optimise and deliver alongside our clients to help make your customers believe.

About our team.

The senior team at A GAME ABOVE have a history of building & maintaining number 1 brands – ranked by market, GGR & active players – and a detailed experience of producing, and protecting by patent and partner exclusivity, entertaining campaigns that drive audience engagement & activity across the value chain, with sustainable, responsible player behaviour throughout. Over their professional experience, the team have a proven track record of commercial and creative success across senior industry roles in advisory, betting, consulting, design, gaming, investment banking, lobbying, lottery, marketing and public relations.

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Chief Executive Officer:

Nicolas Fleiderman

Nicolas Fleiderman has an extensive M&A background with senior roles & expert advisory across global B2C, B2B and B2G in betting & gaming. Board appointments and consulting for brands including Nederlandse Loterij, Holland Casino, BoyleSports, Regency Entertainment & Europe-bet (Betsson).

Chief Operating Officer

Paul Girvan

Over a career spanning more than 25 years, Paul has conducted research and expert advisory, for the hospitality, leisure and betting & gaming sectors for clients ranging across government (national, state & city), commercial gaming brands and Native American Indian Gaming operations.

Chief Creative Officer

Alastair Graham

Alastair is an early stage investor and seasoned senior creative director and producer with experience across advertising, production, streaming and broadcast. He has worked across diverse projects for partners including Amazon, BBC, British Airways, Coca-Cola, Honda and numerous betting & gaming brands.

Senior Vice President

Joe Witterschein

Joe is a recognized leader in the area of customer and market research. He has conducted hundreds of qualitative and quantitative survey programs for Tribal resorts and casinos across America. Joe possesses an ability to harness critical business KPIs alongside the opinions and insights of the customer, to realize rapid revenue enhancements.

Senior Vice President

Kevin Dennis

Kevin is responsible for business development and relationship opportunities across Canada. Kevin previously worked with the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation in a variety of business planning functions and with KPMG Hospitality, Leisure & Tourism, advising upon consulting engagements across all industry verticals.


Ismail Vali

Founder of A GAME ABOVE, Ismail was a leading CMO responsible for taking three brands to the status of global number 1: ParadisePoker, SportingBet & PokerStars. Advisory for PokerStars, Betfair, GVC, Hard Rock, Wynn, Ladbrokes, Betsson & GLG. Ismail holds a US Patent for game & prize methods and is the inventor of marketplace optimization product, Yield Sec.