EPIC Risk Management provides a gambling harm prevention consultancy that is globally leading, multi-award winning. EPIC is the chosen partner for some of the world’s largest operators across the financial industry, professional sport, gambling Industry and Education sectors. EPIC minimizes gambling harm and mitigates risks to businesses through training and advice that protects a business’s employees, its operational performance, its reputation, and its customers. EPIC thus operates to make our partners’ businesses more sustainable.
FinTech Voice- Alan Smart, Harm Prevention Manager
Alan is a Harm Prevention Manager at EPIC, delivering gambling harm prevention sessions across different sectors since 2021. Before joining EPIC, Alan had a distinguished sales career, working with premium brands spanning 15 years all across the United Kingdom. Alan’s impactful lived experience as a gambling addict delivers a captivating insight into juggling a gambling addiction between the home and the workplace. Alan’s recovery took place in 2013 when he placed his last bet. His lived experience of gambling addiction offers invaluable knowledge that can be used to help others, raise awareness within organisations and reduce risk to businesses through training and consultancy.
“Fintech is disrupting global financial markets and it is growing. There is still a lot to do to attain the advances that could drive meaningful change. As we look across international developments, Scotland has a lot to offer based on its financial heritage, the strength of our universities, and the culture of entrepreneurism. The FinTech Scotland cluster is a clear demonstration of what can happen through collective action. The recently published FinTech Scotland Research & Innovation Roadmap gives us a framework to move further forward in the right direction”
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“Fin-tech is a vibrant and evolving space, EPIC looks forward to being part of this landscape as the global leading consultancy on gambling related harm in this space.”