Employees:   ~ 400
Net revenue (2016):   €113,5 million
Locations:   HQ Mariehamn
CEO:   Christer Fahlstedt
HR Director:   Daniela Johansson
Previous years on the list:   -
Webpage:   www.paf.com/about-us

Paf was founded on Åland in 1966 for raising funds to support public good and is owned and licensed by the regional government of the Åland Islands.
Today, Paf is an international gaming operator with over 400 online games including slots, casino, poker, betting, bingo and lotteries. Paf also has physical gaming operations on land and sea, with about 1,500 slot machines and 55 gaming tables aboard ships in the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, in Paf Casino on Åland and Casino Sunborn in Gibraltar. Paf is dedicated to developing socially and environmentally sustainable money gaming entertainment for its customers.

In 2016, the Paf Group had a total revenue of €113 million and a profit of €15.2 million. The contribution to public good on the Åland Islands in 2016 was €20 million. The group has over 400 employees, with offices in Mariehamn, Stockholm, Helsinki, Tallinn and Madrid.

Vision and mission


Paf exists to collect money for public good, in a responsible way. Our profit goes to projects and organisations that enrich everyday life on the Åland Islands.


The most fun, entertaining and responsible gaming company for the good of society.


Internally we have our Key Behaviours as guiding stars:

  • Act(ion)
  • Improve
  • Respect

Toward our customers we build trust and sustainable relationships by being:

  • Genuine
  • Exciting
  • Responsible
Paf personnel at the annual Employee Forum