Oleg Zhuravsky is the president of the self-regulatory organization of bookmakers in Russia (First SRO), and the honorary president of Liga Stavok betting company. Since 1997, he has been engaged in the bookmaking industry, holding senior positions in different companies. In 2006 he founded and headed the Russian National Association of Bookmakers. From 2006 to 2011 he helped to develop federal laws regulating the activities of betting companies in Russia. In 2008 he founded and headed Liga Stavok. In 2009 he founded Oscar Yard, a club for wealthy gamblers. In 2013 he was appointed president of the First SRO.