Gaming industry veteran Kara Matthew takes helm as COO at BMM Innovation Group


BMM Innovation Group (BIG), a technology conglomerate providing services and solutions to the global gaming industry, has appointed Kara Matthew as Chief Operations Officer (COO). As part of the executive leadership group, Matthew will report directly to the Group CEO.

“Kara is an extraordinary leader and business executive. Kara has excelled in large-scale global management, process optimization, and technology advancement,” Martin Storm, CEO of BMM Innovation Group, said.

At BIG, she will lead and globalize our growing service delivery, program management, R&D, and IT capabilities in response to our rapid growth in digital and land-based gaming testing and certification. Her values and vision align perfectly with where our business is today and where it is heading. I am so pleased that she chose BIG as the new home for her talents.”

Matthew holds over two decades of experience in gaming at Microsoft Xbox and International Game Technology (IGT), where she led global research and development and operational teams. More recently, she led delivery and operational teams at a global healthcare company with hundreds of staff across the world, where she played a key role in the growth and ultimate IPO of the company.

As per a statement from the company, Storm believes Matthew’s success in technology, strategy, product delivery, and operations leadership will fuel the continued growth of BIG.

I am super excited and honored to join the team at BIG during this time of record growth for the company. The BIG leadership team is exemplary, and I have a lot of respect for them as well as the company,” said Matthew.

BIG’s vision and values align with mine, and I believe in the company’s massive potential for continued growth and ongoing success. I am looking forward to being a key contributor to the advancement of our globalization as well as being part of a great organization.”

Matthew will attend G2E 2023 in Las Vegas to meet with key clients throughout the industry. BIG, BMM Testlabs, BIG Cyber, and RG24seven will exhibit at booth #4408.