Malta-based gaming content developer Booming Games has appointed experienced igaming professional Shane Cotter as director of its product division.

Cotter joins from NetEnt, where he was head of product management for four years, having spent a prior two years in the developer’s product team. He has also clocked up five years with Betfair.

Booming Games CEO Max Niehusen said “We are extremely excited to welcome Shane to our Booming family.

“Shane’s extensive industry experience makes him the perfect person to help to steer our product [offering]. We have been successfully striving to become the partner of choice, and the addition of Shane will help to consolidate and grow the company.”

Cotter added: “I am thrilled to join such a vibrant and agile organisation. Booming Games has really begun to push the boundaries and to grow in a good way.

“I feel humbled and honoured to be invited to be a part of this journey as we begin to acquire new jurisdictional licenses and to create cutting-edge features and functionalities in our new game engine.”