Meet the Experts Behind Gurubetting Africa's Betting & Gambling Insights is your ultimate source of betting and gambling information in Africa. Our team of experts provides unbiased and in-depth analysis on betting operators, online casinos, bonuses and promotions to help you make informed decisions.

Our Story was founded in 2024 by a team of passionate sports betting and gambling enthusiasts in Africa. We noticed a lack of reliable information for African players looking to get started and prosper in online betting and gambling. Most sites focused too heavily on promoting offers over providing transparent and practical recommendations.

To remedy this, we created to become Africa’s leading independent betting and gambling portal. Backed by over 50 years of combined industry experience, our team tirelessly researches every aspect of each operator and offer available to African customers.

Our Mission

We aim to provide all bettors and gamblers in Africa with:

  • Honest and accurate reviews of betting sites and online casinos
  • Guidance on getting started and strategies for long-term profit
  • Warnings about unreliable or unsafe operators
  • Details on the best promotions and bonus offers
  • Breaking industry news and regulatory updates
  • Predictions, stats and data for upcoming matches/events
  • Answers to frequently asked betting and gambling questions

By upholding principles of transparency and fairness, we hope to foster trust in the African betting and gambling space while advocating responsible play.

The Difference

What truly sets apart is our insider experience covering every aspect of betting and gambling combined with our reader-first approach:

Insider Experience: Our experts have worked at betting companies and casinos, managed VIP programs, optimized bonuses for maximum value, predicted on thousands of events, reviewed 100+ sites in-depth, and keep a finger on the pulse of emerging regulatory and responsible gambling initiatives across Africa and abroad.

Reader-First Focus: We don’t promote offers purely for compensation or partnerships. If a site treats you unfairly during the sign-up process or stalls on paying out legitimate winnings, we will highlight these shortcomings rather than ignoring them. Our loyalty lies firmly with helping our African audience gamble responsibly and profit long-term.

Meet the Experts

Get to know the passionate team working every day to provide you the best betting and gambling coverage in Africa:

Pascal Bleedon
Pascal Bleedon

(Editor-in-Chief) – Pascal oversees all content on with 15+ years in the gaming industry on the operations side. He previously managed VIP accounts for a leading European sportsbook.

Lynch Thornton
Lynch Thornton

(Lead Author & Analyst) – With an academic background in statistics and economics, Lynch takes a data-driven approach to predicting match outcomes and identifying value opportunities across football, basketball, tennis, and more.

Simi Greeng
Simi Greeng

(Reviewer Extraordinaire) – As our lead online casino reviewer, Simi dissects welcome bonuses, free spins offers, game libraries and VIP programs to cut through promotional rhetoric and pinpoint the most trustworthy casinos and rewarding promotions for our audience.

Lotta Nyman
Lotta Nyman

(Regulation and Responsible Gambling) – Lotta tracks emerging gambling legislation across Africa and abroad, such as the newly introduced tax on betting stakes in Kenya. She also keeps our readers up-to-date on responsible gambling initiatives and helps those struggling with problematic habits.

Natalia Pezzino
Natalia Pezzino

(Social Media Manager) - Natalia manages all of’s social media channels, distilling our latest betting articles, casino reviews and responsible gambling content into engaging posts for our growing audience across Africa.

In Conclusion

We founded to shine a guiding light for bettors and gamblers across Africa. Armed with decades of combined experience and a commitment to transparency, our goal is to equip you with the insights and recommendations needed to bet safely, legally and profitably online.

Check back frequently as we review the newest betting operators and casino sites launching in your region. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you ever have any questions or comments on our coverage.