Gideon Bierer

Gideon Bierer

Founder and Managing Partner, Partis Solutions
Gideon is co-founder and Managing Partner of Partis Solutions, the leading advisory firm providing both consulting and transactional services to the interactive gaming industry. Partis Solutions is a member of the Conexus Group, which also includes the leading recruiting (Pentasia) and training (iGA) organizations in the market. Partis' team of 50+ consultants have worked with more than 200 clients, with a primary focus on helping them to enter and develop new markets – geographies, products and channels – via both organic and inorganic strategies. Partis' clients include Caesar's Interactive, Churchill Downs, bet365, Station Casinos, Pechanga, Penn National Gaming, 888, Foxwoods, Mohegan Sun, Scientific Games, High 5 Games, Paddy Power Betfair, Seminole Hard Rock Entertainment, Tioga Downs/Meadowlands, Big Fish, GSN, William Hill, Mr. Green, The Stars Group, Landry’s/Golden Nugget, Draft Kings, Premier Lotto, SAZKA, Net Ent, Warner Bros., Blueprint Gaming, CBS Corporation, Barstool Sports, Zeal, Twin River, Microgaming, MLB, Sisal, The Racing Post, The Choctaw Tribe of Mississippi and GAN.
Prior to Partis Gideon held the position of Executive Vice President, Interactive at International Game Technology (IGT), the world's leading casino game developer and distributor, responsible for all online/mobile businesses globally. Gideon was a member of IGT's senior executive team, reporting to the CEO.
Before joining IGT, Gideon spent 11 years at Viacom, a leading global media and entertainment conglomerate. As EVP of Digital Media, he led a portfolio of international online/mobile businesses for brands such as MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central. Gideon also led the Strategy and Business Development group for Viacom's international TV business, where he was responsible for a wide variety of successful business development and strategy initiatives.
Earlier in his career, Gideon worked as general manager of international and mobile for the leading web 1.0 social network Bolt.com, as a strategy consultant for Marakon Associates and as an investment manager at Barclays Bank. He has helped launch multiple new businesses as executive, investor, advisor or board member.
Gideon is a graduate of Oxford University and of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.