Executive Team
Harald Neumann
Chief Executive Officer

Harald has extensive leadership experience in senior executive positions in a career spanning over 20 years mainly within technology companies.

Former Regional Chief Executive Officer at Alcatel AG (now Alcatel –Lucent) a global tele-communications equipment company.

Former Managing Director at Bundesrechenzentrum GmbH, the Austrian government’s information technology service provider, until 2006. Mr Neumann then became CEO of G4S Security Services Austria AG, the Austrian subsidiary of one of the world’s leading integrated security companies with over 700,000 employees and listing on the London Stock Exchange, before joining Novomatic in 2011.

Former Chief Executive Officer and Chairperson of the Executive Board of Novomatic from 2014 until 29 February 2020.

Graduate of the Vienna University of Economics and Business, Board Member of the American Chamber of Commerce, Member of the Rotary Club Klosterneuburg and Member of the Supervisory Board of Casinos Austria AG since March 2017.

Appointed Non-Executive Director of Ainsworth Game Technology on 21 February 2017.

Appointed Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director 1 October 2021. Resigned as Executive Director on 21 December 2021.

Ryan Comstock
Chief Operating Officer

Ryan P. Comstock is Chief Operating Officer and a Director of Ainsworth Game Technology Inc.

Prior to joining Ainsworth in 2012, Ryan spent nearly a decade within Deloitte’s audit and assurance practice where he served Gaming, Manufacturing, and Technology Companies. Since joining Ainsworth, Ryan has held various positions focused on finance and operations within the Americas and in 2018 was promoted to Chief Operating Officer.

Ryan is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno where he attained degrees in Accounting and Computer Information Systems. He is a Certified Public Accountant, member of the Nevada State Board of Accountancy, member of the American Institute of CPAs, and Officer of the Association of Gaming Equipment Manufactures.

David Bollesen
Chief Product Officer

Appointed the new Chief Product Officer (CPO) in October 2021, David Bollesen has a distinguished career spanning over 25 years in the digital entertainment industry and heads Ainsworth’s Game Development teams globally.

David’s extensive creative, design and development experience has been the foundation for managing game studios in the US, UK and Asia Pacific region. Prior to joining Ainsworth David spent more than 11 years working at IGT, including serving as Vice President of Game Studios in the company’s Australian headquarters.