Originally spawning from an iGaming career that started at the age of 17 during the early days of the online poker boom, Pierre Co-founded the event management company Ambassadör Events in 2013. The company specialises in B2B & B2C event concepts targeting the gaming sector with more than 600 successful projects behind them for most of the major organisations within the industry. In 2016, Pierre Co-Founded the primary award show of the gaming industry, iGaming IDOL followed by the content driven conference, iGaming NEXT in 2018.
???? Topic: Crypto future + iGaming
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In this podcast we cover:
???? 00:00 – Introduction
???? 00:13 – What’s the difference between an Estonian batsman and a Formula 1 car?
???? 02:07 – What does a day in Tim Heath’s life look like?
???? 04:39 – Does Tim work during the night as well?
???? 05:50 – Pierre talks about the book Principles by Ray Dalio
???? 06:33 – Tim discusses time efficiency
???? 07:58 – Coingaming Group, challenges in managing a large organization
???? 11:16 – Customer feedbacks help Tim set his strategic visions
???? 13:03 – Taking a step back to get the bigger picture
???? 13:35 – Travelling, detaching from everyday routine
???? 15:59 – Thinking big
???? 16:52 – Coingaming Group’s banking service for the iGaming and Crypto industry
???? 22:43 – Integrating an accounting software into the banking system
???? 26:04 – A banking network that will provide seamless conversion between all currencies
???? 27:19 – Open Wallet browser extension for open banking solution
???? 28:19 – Open banking will be available to all of the world
???? 29:13 – Staying ahead of the market
???? 30:09 – A due diligence process tailor-made for the iGaming companies
???? 31:30 – Risks associated with operating a bank
???? 32:54 – In banking it’s about the know-how and onboarding the right client
???? 35:08 – Coingaming Group has started onboarding their banking clients
???? 36:26 – Ventures across the industry and building networks
???? 39:38 – Opportunities with Yolo Investments
???? 44:03 – How does Yolo Investments evaluate the companies?
???? 49:18 – Success to fail ratio of the investments
???? 50:25 – Yolo Investments is not always looking for big returns on their investments
???? 54:17 – Finding the right founder is important in investments
???? 56:57 – It’s difficult to become a millionaire, easy to become a billionaire
???? 58:00 – Tim’s take on working from home/office
???? 59:23 – Raketech’s remote-first approach
???? 1:00:42 – Building employee culture is difficult in the fully remote work environment
???? 1:01:33 – Pierre predicts that in-person meetings will lose value with the younger generation
???? 1:03:10 – Is the hybrid work model a good combination?
???? 1:06:36 – Apple announced to adopt the hybrid work model
???? 1:07:44 – Finding talents in the remote work model is easier
???? 1:08:57 – The world is becoming decentralized
???? 1:10:48 – Is decentralization good or anarchic?
???? 1:15:58 – Tim talks about launching a decentralized casino in the future
???? 1:17:40 – Decentralization is an improvement to the society
???? 1:18:15 – What will happen in the next 10 years
???? 1:20:31 – Decentralized Finance (DeFi), Smart Contracts
???? 1:25:00 – Jordan Peterson’s quote on the true meaning of happiness
???? 1:25:38 – What makes Tim happy in life and business?
???? 1:29:33 – Can money influence happiness?
???? 1:31:55 – What’s Tim’s greatest fear?
???? 1:35:24 – Final words from Tim
???? 1:35:58 – Closing off