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Lydia Ludic Côte d’Ivoire opens traditional poker room in Abidjan

Lydia Ludic Côte d’Ivoire extended its Leisure & Gaming offer and set up a Poker Room in Abidjan. Located in its Bietry VIP Gaming Hall (Boulevard de Marseille, Marcory, Abidjan), the Poker Room is open Monday to friday from 5pm to 4 am and saturdays and sundays from 4pm to 4 am, and gathers poker fans for Cash Games and tournaments.

The Bietry VIP Gaming Hall has four traditional poker tables with a capacity of 40 participants playing at the same time. Tables are made of neoprene-coated jersey, allowing for a perfect grip and a unique user experience.

Lydia Ludic Côte d’Ivoire was created in 2009 in Abidjan, by Francis PEREZ and Olivier CAURO. Lydia Ludic Côte d’Ivoire is currently present in 15 cities of the country and employs more than 450 people, under the supervision of General Director René LE HENRY.


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Grupo Pefaco sponsors the HEC Paris Poker tournament

Each year, Paris business school HEC Paris organizes the MBA Tournament (MBAT) on its campus in Jouy-en-Josas. This annual event gathers more than 1500 MBA students from prestigious European Business schools in multi – sports  tournaments (soccer, billiard, rugby, chess, etc.).

For the 25th edition of the MBAT, Grupo Pefaco and its Gaming and Leisure subsidiary Lydia Ludic Togo sponsored the equipment and prizes of The Texas Hold’em Poker tournament and supported the HEC team in its organization.

Tournoi de Poker HEC Paris MBAT 2015, sponsorisé par Lydia Ludic Togo et Grupo Pefaco Le vainqueur du tournoi de Poker du HEC MBAT, sponsorisé par Lydia Ludic Togo et Grupo Pefaco

Colas MESTRALLET, Poker expert at Grupo Pefaco, was in charge of the organization and played the role of dealer during the tournament. He also gave away the prizes and trophies. The first prize of the tournament was 2000 euros, half of which was destined to the Togolese association FONDAVO, aiming to help widows and orphans in Togo.

Founded in 1995 by Francis PEREZ and Olivier CAURO, Grupo Pefaco is a Spanish holding which the company headquarters are established in Barcelona, Spain. The fields, in which the Group operates, are Leisure & Gaming and Hospitality. Thanks to its extensive experience and its exceptional team, with more than 3 000 collaborators, Grupo Pefaco has the ambition to be amongst the market leaders in its fields.

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