Paul Buck

CEO EPIC Risk Management

Paul uses senior level business acumen, plus the personal experience of suffering, and overcoming, a decade long pathological gambling disorder, and its devastating effects, to now head the UK and Ireland’s leading independent gambling-harm minimisation consultancy specialising in the identification and prevention of problematic gambling in high risk sectors. He has quite a story to share! EPIC work across the highest prevalence sectors including the armed forces, the criminal justice system, financial services, education, the gambling industry and widely across professional sport in which they are currently conducting the largest and most penetrative gambling education and prevention programme ever completed in any sport anywhere in the world in partnership with the English Football League (EFL). This follows similar programmes within professional rugby and cricket including working with the England national teams. EPIC also advise a number of Premiership football teams including Chelsea FC. In November 2017, EPIC first started working with Kindred and have since worked extensively across the RG, fraud and AML teams.


Head of Communications at the Swedish Gambling Authority