Sportradar, the international sports data intelligence and digital content service provider, has appointed Lynn McCreary as chief legal officer.

McCreary brings over three decades of experience in legal, business and executive roles to the company, which specialises in services for the sports, media and betting industries.

She joins Sportradar after 11 years at Fiserv, the US financial services technology provider, where she served as chief legal officer, chief ethics and compliance officer and corporate secretary.

In these capacities she was responsible for directing the company's worldwide legal, ethics and compliance activities, and its M&A activities.

Prior to Fiserv, McCreary was a partner with international law firm Bryan Cave, and managed its San Francisco office.

On the new appointment, Carsten Koerl, global chief executive of Sportradar, said: “We’re delighted to welcome Lynn to the Sportradar team. The depth and breadth of her legal, business and leadership acumen will prove invaluable to us as Sportradar enters its next phase of exciting growth.”

McCreary, added: “I’m thrilled to join Sportradar, which sits at the exciting intersection of sports entertainment and technology.  I look forward to working closely with Carsten and the team as we further accelerate Sportradar’s growth in this dynamic industry.”