Roger Parkes has been involved in the gambling industry for nearly 30 years. He has been both regulator and operator in the online and offline sectors in jurisdictions including Australia, New Zealand, Egypt, Greece, Alderney and the UK. He has also been involved in the regulatory testing of Internet-based gaming systems in Australia, Isle of Man and Alderney and was also involved with developing the Alderney remote gambling standards. He was awarded the inaugural Gambling Compliance Lifetime Achievement Award for Compliance in 2017. He speaks regularly at conferences on compliance and regulatory issues and is a member of the International Masters of Gaming Law.