Brigid Simmonds OBE

Brigid Simmonds joined the BBPA as Chief Executive in September 2009.  Brigid was previously Chief Executive of the umbrella organisation Business in Sport and Leisure (BISL), where she represented over 100 companies including many who had gambling interests in betting, bingo, casinos and amusement machines. She is a Vice-President of the umbrella organisation, Sport and Recreation Alliance, a board member of the Tourism Alliance and board member of GambleAware.

In 2006 she was awarded an OBE for Services to Sport.

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