M&A Project Lead

Business Development Stockholm, Sweden


Position at LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group

LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group is Sweden’s premier GameTech company, at the forefront of state-of-the-art mobile gaming.

Product technology, based in Sweden, is coupled with data-driven marketing from Malta.We offer casino, live casino and sportsbook, operating global brands LeoVegas, Expekt and Royal Panda, and UK brands such as Pink Casino, Bet UK and more! LeoVegas is now part of the MGM Resorts International which will bring a lot of new exciting opportunities in the future. We strive to create the world’s greatest iGaming experience and we want you to be part of it.

The role:

The M&A team is led by the CFO and Director of M&A. At the moment the team consists of 5 people.  

You will be part of the M&A team and lead M&A projects. Project lead from targeting, initial screening, due diligence up to signing and be part of the transition when integrating the acquired business into Leo.

M&A at LeoVegas - Increased focus on acquisitions as part of MGM Resorts International

Acquisitions have been part of LeoVegas growth strategy for many years and LeoVegas have done several acquisitions of different kinds in order to accelerate growth. MGM acquired LeoVegas during 2022. LeoVegas will be run as an independent company but with MGM support the aim is to make LeoVegas the most successful I-gaming company on a global basis. An instrumental part of the enhanced group's growth ambitions will be from M&A. With the strong financial support from MGM LeoVegas have the capability to execute several acquisitions per year, which makes LeoVegas a prime place to be if you want to do M&A in the igaming and technology industries.

What you will do?:

  •  Project lead M&A projects (valuation, due diligence, screening, negotiations, post-merger integration)
  •  Coordinating internal and external stakeholders in an M&A process
  •  Add value to LeoVegas strategy from an M&A and growth perspective

Who are we looking for?:

  • Proven experience at an investment bank running several M&A projects as project lead
  • Experience in running a variety of projects, running weekly calls with stakeholders, coordinating and keeping track of all tasks and making sure we are tracking against our timeplan in the project.
  • Previous Experience working with stakeholders to deliver and is not afraid to speak up when we need to move forward or raise the bar in quality
  • Valuation and contract drafting experience from a financial perspective
  • Master skills in Microsoft Office (Powerpoint, Excel) with an attention to detail but must also be comfortable in working with teams and cooperating with professionals from different business departments and functions, both internally and externally
  • Igaming experience is a good but not a requirement

Working Hours:

At LeoVegas we are currently working with a hybrid flexible model working one to two days from the office and rest can be worked from home. Offering flexibility to our employees with the work schedule.

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Life - Occupational injuries & sickness insurance
  • Possibility to enroll in an attractive private health care insurance for both you and your partner 
  • 3,000 SEK wellness contribution p/a
  • 30 annual vacation days
  • 1,500 SEK tech allowance
  • Occupational Pension - Details on request 
  • Benify - A benefits portal with lots of attractive discounts 
  • Parental pay when you have worked for us 1 year+
  • Plenty of great company events!
  • Mobile Phone & Laptop
  • If you are not based in the job location, we will also provide you with a relocation package including flights and 2 months accommodation.

We require that you supply your CV in English, as it is the main language used at Leo Vegas