Board

David P Steicke

Chairman

A successful entrepreneur with highly developed mathematics and analytical skills, David was born in Murray Bridge, Australia and obtained university degrees in Pure Mathematics, Mathematical Physics and Education between 1980 and 1986 in Australia. David’s mathematics and computing skills were instrumental in the foundation of a successful career in derivatives trading.

David was an Executive Director of Swiss media company 4MEDiA GROUP AG from 1998 to 2002, a company focussed on designing, developing and marketing Cross Media Publishing solutions. From 2003 to 2008 David was an Executive Director of Viamedici, a software company located in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and England developing print and digital media.

Since 2005 David has resided in Hong Kong and in addition to his trading manages a wide range of varied and successful businesses. David was appointed Chairman of O MEDIA in 2014 and has presided over the expansion of the group since.

Andrew W Scott

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director

Born in Australia, Andrew moved to Hong Kong in 2005 and Macau in 2009. He has been CEO of O MEDIA since it was founded in 2009.

In an eclectic career he has been an accountant, nightclub manager, sports betting business manager, educator, high stakes poker player and television commentator, journalist and publisher. He has over 30 years experience visiting and commentating on gaming and hospitality businesses.

Andrew was the 2014 Macau Person of the Year and is a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors, a permanent member of the Macau Gaming Management Association, a committee member of the Macau Business Network of the Australian Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong and Macau, and President of the Macau Taxi Passengers Association. He is a member of the International Federation of Journalists, the Portuguese and English Press Association of Macau and the Poker Tournament Directors Association.

He regularly appears on television and is quoted in newspaper articles commentating on the Asian gaming industry, especially Macau.

Andrew completed a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Australia in 1993 and will complete a Master of Science (International Integrated Resort Management) at the Faculty of Business Administration at the University of Macau in 2018.

Michael Mariakis

Non-Executive Director

Born and educated in Australia, Michael now divides his time between Macau and Australia and brings over 20 years of senior management experience to the table at O MEDIA. During his professional career Michael has held various C-level executive roles in Finance, Marketing and Operations, driving change and implementing a culture of continual improvement in many high profile Australian and US multinationals.

Michael joined O MEDIA in 2012 and has been instrumental in the evolution and continuous improvement of the group since.

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