Sazka taps former Sainsbury’s boss Justin King for National Lottery bid

Jan 14, 2021 - City AM

European lottery group Sazka has tapped former Sainsbury’s chief executive Justin King to advise on its bid for the UK National Lottery licence.

King, a veteran retail executive who also serves as vice chairman of private equity firm Terra Firma, is the first appointment to a new advisory board working on Sazka’s tender.

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