Tabcorp and Tatts combine
22 December 2017
On 22 December 2017 two of Australia’s largest companies came together. The combination of Tabcorp and Tatts Group has created a world-class, gambling entertainment group diversified across wagering, media, lotteries, Keno, and gaming services.
Tabcorp and Tatts Group both have a rich Australian heritage.
The Tatts story dates back to 1881 when George Adams, the founder of Tattersalls, ran the first public sweep on the Sydney Cup. Tabcorp began as the operator of the Victorian TAB and gaming in 1994.
Together Tabcorp and Tatts have started a new chapter and we are now one of the world’s largest gambling-led entertainment groups with more than $5 billion in annual revenues.
Led by Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, David Attenborough, the merged company is powered by more than 5,000 people. It has a presence at more than 9,000 retail outlets – the largest retail footprint in Australia.