Senior vice president and chief accounting officer at IGT, Tim Rishton, is to retire at the end of 2024 after almost 30 years with the company.
David Morgan will step into the roles from January 1 and be supported by Rishton throughout the year to ensure a smooth transition.
“On behalf of the leadership team at IGT, I congratulate Tim Rishton on an illustrious career. Tim’s leadership, strategic vision, industry knowledge, discipline and integrity will have a lasting influence on our organisation,” said Max Chiara, IGT executive vice president and chief financial officer.
“Tim has been instrumental in helping drive some of the most significant milestones in the evolution of IGT and its legacy companies.”
David Morgan joined IGT in 2017 and since 2020, has served as IGT vice president and corporate controller, overseeing the preparation of financial statements and underlying accounting records in accordance with relevant accounting and regulatory standards.
“Throughout his tenure at IGT, David Morgan has displayed a dedication to process improvement along with strong knowledge and expertise in technical accounting. He is a tremendous professional who will have a positive impact on our accounting and tax group, and our broader organization as a member of the leadership team,” added Max Chiara.