Chris North



Contributor at TG and Founder at

About me

Chris is a frequent contributor at Totally Gaming and a proven entrepreneur and investor with 25 years’ experience of various businesses in Australia, Asia and Europe, with the last 17 years spent based in the UK working in the gaming industry. Skilled and experienced in founding pioneering and innovative businesses from setup right through to exit, with his last exit being the sale of Fox Poker Club to Genting in 2011.

Chris has held a personal management licence and full casino licence issued by the UK gambling commission. He is currently an approved person by the UK FCA for various functions for the services of crowdfunding.

Chris is the founder and is currently MD of, which was originally the first crowdfunding and crowdsourcing platform for the gaming industry. GamCrowd pivoted the business to become the home of the gaming technology sector. GamCrowd is the first dedicated channel to focus on gaming tech and the impact from the wider tech landscape. GamCrowd has focused on blockchain and AI technologies in the past two years which has included the first report looking at what the impact of the blockchain on the gaming industry.