Betting and Gaming

The Deloitte betting and gaming team provide a unique global perspective and expertise on the industry that draws on our extensive experience of the European and international gaming industry. We serve the leading organisations in both the traditional and online gaming market, from lotteries to casinos.

Our team provides insight and understanding of the challenge of today's environment and the ever changing gaming landscape.

Betting & gaming industry

The betting & gaming industry continues to evolve, impacted by changing regulation, and continued convergence between the types of gaming and transformational developments driven by technology, the internet and international consolidation.

Deloitte’s breadth of experience across the sector positions us uniquely to support and advise you with a team that will bring our insight and understanding.

Read about our latest Betting & Gaming report

The future of the British remote betting and gaming industry

Deloitte betting & gaming practice

Deloitte is recognised as a leading provider of professional services to the gaming sector internationally. We support clients across all major gaming jurisdictions around the world including the UK, Europe, US, Canada, Australia and Macau.

Deloitte is proud to serve the leading organisations in both the traditional and online gaming market, from bookmakers, casinos, lotteries to bingo.

Our betting & gaming insight

Passion for leisure: Consumer tracker leisure update Q4 2017
Our latest survey results indicate that leisure consumers remain confident in the fourth quarter of 2017. Despite pressures on disposable income, the UK consumer continues to spend on leisure. In 2018, big-ticket leisure items such as holidays, are likely to see more spend compared to this time last year.

The future of the British remote betting and gaming industry
What challenges will the British remote betting and gaming industry face over the next five years and how can it respond? We spoke to 16 industry leaders and observers from betting and gaming companies, the regulator, a trade association, as well as organisations with specialist knowledge in the industry to identify the issues.

Economic impact of British Racing reports
We have produced three studies into the Economic Impact of the British Horseracing industry for the governing body of racing. The reports provided valuable advocacy, educational and promotional tools for the industry. The latest report was issued in June 2013 and discussed how the industry has withstood the economic headwinds of the last five years.

The Full Picture: Measuring the Contribution of the British Betting Industry
The report launched in 2013 explains the important economic impact made by the betting industry to the British economy.

Key contacts

Simon Oaten

Simon Oaten


Simon leads international advisory and consulting projects for clients in the hospitality, leisure, betting and gaming sectors. For over 15 years, he has worked with leading players in the UK, Europe ... More

Barney Horn

Barney Horn


Barney is a senior Indirect Tax Partner with over 25 years of experience with HM Customs & Excise, Deloitte UK and Deloitte Australia. He advises businesses in most sectors but with a particular speci... More

David Perry

David Perry


David is a Director in the travel, hospitality, leisure (THL) advisory team, and helps manage the firm’s global Betting and Gaming sector. David has extensive experience within the THL space in both t... More