The Victorian Government has announced the appointment of Serge Sardo as the Chief Executive Officer of the newly established Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation (VRGF).


State Minister for Gaming, Michael O’Brien, said that Mr Sado’s experience in both senior executive roles and counselling would help him see the Foundation successfully deliver a broad range of services, including research, councselling and treatment services.


Mr Sardo brings 28 years' experience to the Foundation from the private and government sectors, most recently with a focus on human resources and organisational psychology," Mr O'Brien said.


"His experience in senior leadership roles will complement that of the Board and the Foundation's specialist teams in achieving its important objectives.


"For the past five years, Mr Sardo has worked tirelessly to establish the Australian Human Resources Institute and has previously held positions as CEO at the Australian Institute of Management and senior roles in human resources management.