Leo Vegas is a casino that was founded back in 2011 by Gustaf Hagman, and from the moment the casino was launched it experienced rapid growth thanks to the fact it was mobile-friendly. Even the founder said that Leo Vegas Casino was born out of the smartphone, which is one of the fastest-growing channels of entertainment.
Leo Vegas launched its sports betting product called Leo Vegas Sport, just one month before the UEFA Euro 2016.
The casino obtained a gaming license in Denmark in May 2016.
In March 2016, Leo Vegas entered the Italian online gambling market by purchasing the Italian operator Winga s.r.l.
LeoVegas was listed on Nasdaq First North Premier in March 2017.
In June 2017, the casino signed a two-year deal with EFL Championship club Brentford and a three-year deal with Norwich City.
In October 2017, the casino acquired Royal Panda as part of the company's expansion into the regulated market.
In December 2017, Leo Vegas acquired a 51% majority stake in Game Grounds United.
In February 2018, the casino changed to Nasdaqs Main Market list in Stockholm.
In February 2018, the casino acquired a German license.
In March 2018, Leo Vegas acquired a fast-growing casino operator in the UK, known as Rocket X.
In September 2018, the casino acquired 51% of the shares in Pixel Holding Group Ltd.
In November 2018, the casino received a license to operate in Sweden, and it was among the first gambling sites able to operate in this country. The following year they received a five-year operating license. Once Sweden became a regulated market, Leo Vegas Casino had a license from day one.
In March 2021, Leo Vegas purchased Expekt.
In May 2021, the casino joined The Netherlands Online Gambling Association.
In 2021, Leo Vegas received the ‘Online Casino of the Year’ award for the fourth time in a row at the Global Gaming Awards London.
LeoVegas Gaming plc is licensed and regulated by the Malta Gaming Authority, holding the corporate group license number MGA/CRP/237/2013 issued on 1st August 2018 to provide Type 1 and Type 2 gaming services.
The company has its headquarters in Stockholm, and they also have offices in Italy, UK, and Poland. Leo Vegas Casino is owned by Leo Vegas Gaming Ltd, which is a company based in Malta with its office at the following address: Level 7 Plaza Business Centre, Triq Bisazza, Sliema SLM1640.
Leo Vegas Casino was founded by Gustaf Hagman, who is also the CEO, and Robin Ramm-Ericson, who is the Chairman of the Board and Managing Director.