Sami Sipilä

Sami Sipilä is the CEO of HouseMaster, a company putting the idle money in iGaming to work and Beasts of Poker, an iGaming affiliate catering to high value poker players.

Born in Helsinki Finland, Sami started his career as an IT entrepreneur after high school and sold his first company while studying in university. After his studies in Aalto Business School he started to work for Accenture where he was promoted in quick succession to Sr. Manager and was running global programs and optimizing delivery centers in India.

After a long career in consulting Sami’s passion for entrepreneurship and iGaming finally took over and he set up with high stakes poker professionals a poker affiliate, targeting high value players globally.

Exposure to cryptos in affiliate business made Sami realize the opportunities to create additional value to iGaming with DeFi and he established a new company HouseMaster; aiming to put the idle money in iGaming accounts to work.

Sami has lived in India, Australia, Brazil, Estonia and Dubai for the past 13 years, while he still enjoys spending the summer time in his native Finland.

SiGMA World celebrated the iGaming industry’s resilience even in the most troubling of times. With this we also congratulate the efforts made to make the iGaming world ethical, fraud-free and lawful.

Affiliate Grand Slam congratulated the brilliant marketers and influencers bringing much needed attention to a massive portfolio of industries and rejuvenating the economy one click at a time.

AIBC brought together the pioneers of a bright new age of emerging technology ready, able and willing to be the vanguard of Tomorrow. Other than just the established names, we also hosted many an entrepreneur seeking to expand the frontiers of AI and the Blockchain ever forward.

Finally, Med-Tech World united the medical professionals of many disciplines to combine their keen minds and inexhaustible passion for a better tomorrow with the entrepreneurial spirit of investors who also dream of a world free from disease and cancer.

The Week also saw many a networking dinner, speaking panel, drink gatherings and other opportunities for our hard-working delegates to unwind. A few highlights include the awards that congratulated those whose dedication, skill and acumen made them a leading figure in their industry as well as the fact that the conferences where graced by titans such as John Karony, Nolan Bushnell, Djibril Cissé, Akon and Mark Blandford who was awarded an Outstanding Contribution of the Year award for his pioneering work in the iGaming industry.