About Us

Who We Are


Founded by World Poker Tour champion Martin deKnijff and run by former Executives of some of the most established operators in the industry, Metric is a B2B company that prides itself on thinking B2C. Having developed into one of the most compelling and dynamic independent sports betting suppliers in the industry, the Company’s mission is:
To be the leading mainstream sports betting provider with a reputation for building high quality, bespoke and innovative products.

Management Team


With a wealth of demonstrable experience growing iGaming businesses and providing consultative support to leading operators, Metric are uniquely placed to accelerate growth plans for established operators or provide a reliable, superior route to market.

Martin deKnijff

CEO / Chairman

Lifetime entrepreneur with over 20 years sports analytics & handicapping experience as a professional sports bettor and consultant, as well as a former World Poker Tour champion. Martin now drives Metric's innovation agenda and is responsible for business development at Metric.

Jim Supple

Global MD / Board Member

Over 30 years of experience in the betting industry, having held Director roles at both Betfair and William Hill. As Retail Director at William Hill, Jim led an operation of 2,350 high street betting offices and a workforce of over 15,000. Jim has also worked as a consultant throughout the industry.

Stephen Lawrie

Director of Technology

A proven Technology leader with over 20 years Executive level experience, Stephen’s extensive knowledge of building & merging market leading high availability platforms was built as Chief Information Officer at Tatts Group (Aus) and OpenBet’s (SG Digital) Engineering Director.

Steven Paterson

Chief Financial Officer

Over 25 years of experience in various finance roles, most recently Finance Director of William Hill's retail division. Steve has in-depth gambling sector knowledge accrued over eight years prior to joining Metric, with proven finance, analytical and business partnering expertise.

Keith Hayes

CCO / Board Member

Over 14 years of experience in the betting industry. Keith joined Betfair in 2008 going on to play a key role in the Sportsbook's rise to industry leaders as Head of Trading, before assuming control of the Betfair Exchange in 2015 as Exchange Director.

Dan Banham

Director of Trading

A sports Trading & Product specialist with over 10 years of experience in the betting industry. Joined Metric in 2016 after holding senior positions within the trading departments of established industry brands William Hill & Coral.

Robert Liljefors

Principle Architect

20 years experience in the iGaming industry architecting and building iGaming platforms as a consultant and entrepreneur for a wide range of B2B & B2C iGaming companies. Robert was co-founder & former CTO of NYX Interactive and co-founder & chairman of Miracle Gaming a iGaming platform provider.

Johan Sintorn

Technical Lead

More than 25 years as an expert on high availability and high volume transactions systems, 15 of which in iGaming. Johan was co-founder of two iGaming companies, NYX Interactive, an iGaming provider and Miracle Gaming, an iGaming platform provider.

Advisory
Board Member

Advisory Board Member

Vivek Rajkumar

Board Advisor

Serial angel investor with interests in social media, gaming and sportsbetting. With a computer science background from the University of Washington and an appetite for risk as a former poker player, his expertise include product development and user acquisition.