The former technology boss of sports at FTSE 250 company Playtech is joining Hoppa Group.

Danny Angus takes on the role of chief technology officer with responsibility for further developing and enhancing the technology used globally by the business, which includes trade transfer specialist A2B transfers.

Chief operating officer Matt Hall said: “We are delighted to welcome Danny Angus to the senior team at hoppa where his technical and managerial experience will be invaluable to our plans for growth and development to provide the best platform in ground transportation.

“We want to ensure that our B2B partners can easily access the most effective solutions to increase their revenue in ancillary products.”

Angus added: “I will be focusing on new technology and modernising our development and product management practices so that we stay closely aligned with the needs of our B2B partners.

“We want to ensure they can access the wide choice of destinations and products that we offer with ease.”