Deion Williams is the Head of Product Compliance Services at Maxima Compliance, having joined the team in June 2019.
Deion brings with him more than 17 years’ experience in senior supervisory roles, and an unparalleled understanding of the technical and product compliance space.
He was previously Technical Compliance & Information Security Officer at leading casino supplier Play’n GO, where he provided support and solutions to the technical, information security and regulatory aspects of its offering.
This included supporting Ops, Dev & QA to ensure Play’n GO’s software met all relevant regulatory requirements at a time when the company was expanding quickly into new jurisdictions.
He also served as Regulatory Manager, Project Manager and Auditor at NMi Gaming (now GLI UK), where he managed a team of lawyers and administrators tasked with applying for accreditation to new jurisdictions, as well as understanding gambling laws and technical requirements.
At NMi, Deion would provide technical compliance services to both B2B providers and B2C operators, including gap analysis of the technical requirements that needed to be met to ensure ease of testing for multiple jurisdictions.
Deion is a skilled auditor of ISO based ISMS standards, and also picked up the 2018 Gambling Compliance Award for Data Protection Officer of the Year.
Aside from his keen interest in IT security, he also keeps up with the broader technology sector, with an eye on home automation. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and fly fishing.