H.E. NguonSokha    Secretary of State    MOEF

H.E. NguonSokha

Secretary of State

MOEF

H.E. MeyVann    Director General    MOEF

H.E. MeyVann

Director General

MOEF

Ben Lee    Managing Partner    IGamiX Management & Consulting      Ben Lee is the managing partner of IGamiX Management Consulting, based in Macau as well as the CEO of Strategic Gaming Solutions Inc, located in Saipan.  Ben is widely acknowledged as one of the region’s leading experts in Asian gaming, particularly in the VIP market segment and nascent markets.  Ben has consulted to international gaming companies including Caesars, MGM, Baha Mar, Grand Korea Leisure, Royal Caribbean Cruises, Carnival Cruises and Bloomberry.  With his business partner, Erik Coskun, Ben did the feasibility report on the Van Don project  in Vietnam, as well as Hoiana, and submitted a white paper on Vietnam gaming to the Vietnamese Ministry of Finance.

Ben Lee

Managing Partner

IGamiX Management & Consulting


Ben Lee is the managing partner of IGamiX Management Consulting, based in Macau as well as the CEO of Strategic Gaming Solutions Inc, located in Saipan.

Ben is widely acknowledged as one of the region’s leading experts in Asian gaming, particularly in the VIP market segment and nascent markets.

Ben has consulted to international gaming companies including Caesars, MGM, Baha Mar, Grand Korea Leisure, Royal Caribbean Cruises, Carnival Cruises and Bloomberry.

With his business partner, Erik Coskun, Ben did the feasibility report on the Van Don project

in Vietnam, as well as Hoiana, and submitted a white paper on Vietnam gaming to the Vietnamese Ministry of Finance.

Mike Gore    VP Corporate Strategy    Hamatomo Corporation        Michael J. Gore MBA, J.D. is a US Attorney licensed in the Gaming States of Nevada and New  Jersey, and has been involved in gaming in Asia at senior management levels since 1990.  As a New Jersey State Trooper in 1984 he was promoted to Detective and assigned to the NJ Division of Gaming Enforcement in Atlantic City, N.J. Subsequently he has had international assignments as a Surveillance Director, a Gaming consultant, a VP Casino Operations, a Casino Marketing Manager, an Executive Director of Operations and as a CEO at different worldwide gaming properties.  He worked as the General Manager at the Savan Vegas Entertainment Resort Casino at Lao PDR from the 2012 to 2015, and returned the resort to full profitability.

Mike Gore

VP Corporate Strategy

Hamatomo Corporation


Michael J. Gore MBA, J.D. is a US Attorney licensed in the Gaming States of Nevada and New

Jersey, and has been involved in gaming in Asia at senior management levels since 1990.

As a New Jersey State Trooper in 1984 he was promoted to Detective and assigned to the NJ Division of Gaming Enforcement in Atlantic City, N.J. Subsequently he has had international assignments as a Surveillance Director, a Gaming consultant, a VP Casino Operations, a Casino Marketing Manager, an Executive Director of Operations and as a CEO at different worldwide gaming properties.

He worked as the General Manager at the Savan Vegas Entertainment Resort Casino at Lao PDR from the 2012 to 2015, and returned the resort to full profitability.

Timothy Patrick McNally    Chairman    NagaCorp     Timothy Patrick McNally, aged 71, joined the Company in February 2005 as chairman of the Board. He also serves as chairman of the AML Oversight Committee of the Company.  Mr. McNally is currently an international security consultant and is the chairman of B2G Global Strategies headquartered in California. Mr. McNally was a Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”) for almost 25 years. His career focused on the investigation and prosecution of serious crimes including organized crime, drug trafficking, public corruption and fraud matters

Timothy Patrick McNally

Chairman

NagaCorp

Timothy Patrick McNally, aged 71, joined the Company in February 2005 as chairman of the Board. He also serves as chairman of the AML Oversight Committee of the Company.

Mr. McNally is currently an international security consultant and is the chairman of B2G Global Strategies headquartered in California. Mr. McNally was a Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”) for almost 25 years. His career focused on the investigation and prosecution of serious crimes including organized crime, drug trafficking, public corruption and fraud matters

 
Jesper Jensen    CEO    iGaming Asia   Jesper is a consultant for operators in Asia and European operators seeking a presence in Asia. He was previously CEO of Yew Tree Services in the Philippines from July 2015 to April 2016, and CPO of Tipico from 2013 to 2014.

Jesper Jensen

CEO

iGaming Asia

Jesper is a consultant for operators in Asia and European operators seeking a presence in Asia. He was previously CEO of Yew Tree Services in the Philippines from July 2015 to April 2016, and CPO of Tipico from 2013 to 2014.

 
Erwin Dickman    Marketing Manager    Asia Live Tech   Asia Live Tech is a Cryptocurrencies iGaming Software Provider founded in 2011 to bring gambling expertise and tools to the Asian market.  Starting with third-party solutions, ALT quickly grew up as a self-reliant company, hiring experts and branching in many aspects of iGaming to deliver their own solutions and products, the most notable of them being the Live Dealer Casino, featuring unique games: Xoc Dia, Dragon Tiger, Belangkai, Sic Bo, Fan-Tan, Baccarat, Roulette, etc.  Asia Live Slot also provides a web development service. There is their White Label Solution for entrepreneurs, and online casino set ups for land casinos, using their own brand.

Erwin Dickman

Marketing Manager

Asia Live Tech

Asia Live Tech is a Cryptocurrencies iGaming Software Provider founded in 2011 to bring gambling expertise and tools to the Asian market.

Starting with third-party solutions, ALT quickly grew up as a self-reliant company, hiring experts and branching in many aspects of iGaming to deliver their own solutions and products, the most notable of them being the Live Dealer Casino, featuring unique games: Xoc Dia, Dragon Tiger, Belangkai, Sic Bo, Fan-Tan, Baccarat, Roulette, etc.

Asia Live Slot also provides a web development service. There is their White Label Solution for entrepreneurs, and online casino set ups for land casinos, using their own brand.

 
Loren Stout    VP Operations and Sales    IPG

Loren Stout

VP Operations and Sales

IPG

 
Chris Liu    Founder    Apple Valley Global   Chris grew up in London, England and began his career in betting and gaming at one of the leading UK bookmakers for over 4 years.  After relocating to Asia, Chris took on senior roles in product and business development for various companies, from start ups to multi-national listed companies and has now been in the gaming scene in Asia for over 10 years.  Chris is a known name and face within the Asian gaming industry and is often seen at meetings and events of many gaming conferences in Asia. His fluency in English, Mandarin and Cantonese allows him to bridge western companies with local partners, working together to further improve the Asian gaming industry. He currently utilizes his knowledge, expertise and relationships amongst the industry as a consultant advising his licensed gaming clients on entering the Asian markets and provides a full solution for setting up and operating in Asia.

Chris Liu

Founder

Apple Valley Global

Chris grew up in London, England and began his career in betting and gaming at one of the leading UK bookmakers for over 4 years.

After relocating to Asia, Chris took on senior roles in product and business development for various companies, from start ups to multi-national listed companies and has now been in the gaming scene in Asia for over 10 years.

Chris is a known name and face within the Asian gaming industry and is often seen at meetings and events of many gaming conferences in Asia. His fluency in English, Mandarin and Cantonese allows him to bridge western companies with local partners, working together to further improve the Asian gaming industry. He currently utilizes his knowledge, expertise and relationships amongst the industry as a consultant advising his licensed gaming clients on entering the Asian markets and provides a full solution for setting up and operating in Asia.

Daniel Li    CEO    Cambosia International     Daniel has worked in the Cambodian market for over ten years, first as a Vice President with NagaWorld and then as a senior consultant to Entertainment Gaming Asia.  As an associate of the World Franchise Associates, he works with leading brands in Asia and the United States to bring the best selection of brands in various industries to Cambodia. His company offers business matching, pre and post operations consulting, and a full turn key approach.

Daniel Li

CEO

Cambosia International

Daniel has worked in the Cambodian market for over ten years, first as a Vice President with NagaWorld and then as a senior consultant to Entertainment Gaming Asia.

As an associate of the World Franchise Associates, he works with leading brands in Asia and the United States to bring the best selection of brands in various industries to Cambodia. His company offers business matching, pre and post operations consulting, and a full turn key approach.

 
Harmen Brenninkmeijer    Managing Director    The Global Chain   Harmen has worked in over 65 countries supplying gaming equipment, advising and developing the gaming business. He and his partners are developing gaming-related companies under the Global Chain Group. In his past, he was SVP Strategic Markets for Inspired Gaming Group.

Harmen Brenninkmeijer

Managing Director

The Global Chain

Harmen has worked in over 65 countries supplying gaming equipment, advising and developing the gaming business. He and his partners are developing gaming-related companies under the Global Chain Group. In his past, he was SVP Strategic Markets for Inspired Gaming Group.

 
Steve Gallaway    Managing Partner    Global Market Advisors      Steve Gallaway has spent his entire career in the gaming and hospitality industry. His areas of expertise include gaming market assessments, hotel and casino feasibility studies, operational reviews and marketing analysis.  In 2005, along with Andrew Klebanow, Steve formed Gaming Market Advisors, which was rebranded as Global Market Advisors in 2014.  Steve has worked on more than 60 projects in Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, the Caribbean, Central America, Canada, and Australia. His knowledge and understanding of  emerging markets, particularly those in Asia, has led him to advise institutional investors on new market opportunities in that region, as well as serve as advisor on established markets.

Steve Gallaway

Managing Partner

Global Market Advisors


Steve Gallaway has spent his entire career in the gaming and hospitality industry. His areas of expertise include gaming market assessments, hotel and casino feasibility studies, operational reviews and marketing analysis.

In 2005, along with Andrew Klebanow, Steve formed Gaming Market Advisors, which was rebranded as Global Market Advisors in 2014.

Steve has worked on more than 60 projects in Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, the Caribbean, Central America, Canada, and Australia. His knowledge and understanding of

emerging markets, particularly those in Asia, has led him to advise institutional investors on new market opportunities in that region, as well as serve as advisor on established markets.

 
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang G. Arlt    Founder & Director    China Outbound Tourism Research Institute (COTRI)   Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Georg Arlt is the founder and director of COTRI China Outbound Tourism Institute. He first visited the People’s Republic of China in 1978. From 1991-1999, he owned Inbound Tour Operator China-Europe.  He is Professor for International Tourism Management at West Coast University of Applied Sciences in Germany (Heide). A visiting professor in several international universities, he is also a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, Researcher for the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and Member of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNTWO) Panel of Tourism Experts.

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang G. Arlt

Founder & Director

China Outbound Tourism Research Institute (COTRI)

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Georg Arlt is the founder and director of COTRI China Outbound Tourism Institute. He first visited the People’s Republic of China in 1978. From 1991-1999, he owned Inbound Tour Operator China-Europe.

He is Professor for International Tourism Management at West Coast University of Applied Sciences in Germany (Heide). A visiting professor in several international universities, he is also a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, Researcher for the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and Member of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNTWO) Panel of Tourism Experts.

 
Danny Too    General Manager    Cherry Interactive   18 years’ experience in the gaming, hospitality and travel industries with insight from entry level staffing up to senior management. Worked in four continents and spent the last 12 years predominantly in South East Asia. Accumulated ample experience and is thoroughly familiar with the business ethics and code of conducts of both gaming & hotel corporations. Experience spans management positions in 2 luxury 5 star hotels, 5 Asian renowned gaming establishments, 1 gaming manufacturer and a licensed operating, distribution and consulting company. Broad leadership and managerial skills including in the field of customer service (both internal and external), people management, day to day operations, sales and marketing, technical and most of all, cost control and financial management. Speaks multiple languages including English, Malay, Indonesian, Mandarin, Khmer, Hokkien, Cantonese, German & Burmese.

Danny Too

General Manager

Cherry Interactive

18 years’ experience in the gaming, hospitality and travel industries with insight from entry level staffing up to senior management. Worked in four continents and spent the last 12 years predominantly in South East Asia. Accumulated ample experience and is thoroughly familiar with the business ethics and code of conducts of both gaming & hotel corporations. Experience spans management positions in 2 luxury 5 star hotels, 5 Asian renowned gaming establishments, 1 gaming manufacturer and a licensed operating, distribution and consulting company. Broad leadership and managerial skills including in the field of customer service (both internal and external), people management, day to day operations, sales and marketing, technical and most of all, cost control and financial management. Speaks multiple languages including English, Malay, Indonesian, Mandarin, Khmer, Hokkien, Cantonese, German & Burmese.


Katrina Nepomuceno    Member    Philippine Bar     Kat Nepomuceno is a member of the Philippine Bar and a General Member of the International Masters of Gaming Law. She is one of the few gaming law practitioners in the Southeast Asian region and has behind her 20 years of gaming law practice in the Philippines covering both land-based and online gaming. Atty Kat has extensive experience in the field of gaming as Vice-President for Legal of Leisure and Resort World Corporation (LRWC), a company listed in the Philippine Stock Exchange which owns and has interest in various gaming operations in the Philippines. She has worked closely with Philippine Gaming Regulators in drafting various gaming policies and regulations.

Katrina Nepomuceno

Member

Philippine Bar

Kat Nepomuceno is a member of the Philippine Bar and a General Member of the International Masters of Gaming Law. She is one of the few gaming law practitioners in the Southeast Asian region and has behind her 20 years of gaming law practice in the Philippines covering both land-based and online gaming. Atty Kat has extensive experience in the field of gaming as Vice-President for Legal of Leisure and Resort World Corporation (LRWC), a company listed in the Philippine Stock Exchange which owns and has interest in various gaming operations in the Philippines. She has worked closely with Philippine Gaming Regulators in drafting various gaming policies and regulations.

 
Paul Arbuckle    Chief Executive Officer    Donaco International   In his role as CEO, Mr. Arbuckle is based primarily at the DNA Star Vegas casino hotel in Poipet, Cambodia, and will also regularly work from the Aristo International Hotel in Lao Cai, Vietnam.  Prior to this role, Mr. Arbuckle was the chief operating officer at Star Gold Coast, responsible for all operating divisions. Prior to that, he was the senior vice president of casino marketing for Resorts World Sentosa.

Paul Arbuckle

Chief Executive Officer

Donaco International

In his role as CEO, Mr. Arbuckle is based primarily at the DNA Star Vegas casino hotel in Poipet, Cambodia, and will also regularly work from the Aristo International Hotel in Lao Cai, Vietnam.

Prior to this role, Mr. Arbuckle was the chief operating officer at Star Gold Coast, responsible for all operating divisions. Prior to that, he was the senior vice president of casino marketing for Resorts World Sentosa.

 
Maxfield Brown    Manager, Business Intelligence    Dezan Shira & Associates      Maxfield Brown is the manager for Dezan Shira’s Business Intelligence Unit.  Joining the firm in 2015, his advisory assists companies to position and expand operations in Southeast Asia’s nuanced network of trade agreements, divergent socio-economic conditions, and changing regulatory environments. He specializes in the provision of regulatory analysis, supply chain advisory, tariff engineering solutions, and multi-county cost and competitiveness studies.

Maxfield Brown

Manager, Business Intelligence

Dezan Shira & Associates


Maxfield Brown is the manager for Dezan Shira’s Business Intelligence Unit.

Joining the firm in 2015, his advisory assists companies to position and expand operations in Southeast Asia’s nuanced network of trade agreements, divergent socio-economic conditions, and changing regulatory environments. He specializes in the provision of regulatory analysis, supply chain advisory, tariff engineering solutions, and multi-county cost and competitiveness studies.

 
Michael Maerz    Managing Director - Asia    Betradar   Michael first joined the company in January 2015 as Managing Director Betting, where he was in charge of the development of Betradar’s two main product groups, Pre-Match Odds Services and Live Odds Services, as well as Esports.  He now oversees sales of Betradar’s betting products and services as well as Sportradar’s b2b and product development in North and SE Asia.

Michael Maerz

Managing Director - Asia

Betradar

Michael first joined the company in January 2015 as Managing Director Betting, where he was in charge of the development of Betradar’s two main product groups, Pre-Match Odds Services and Live Odds Services, as well as Esports.

He now oversees sales of Betradar’s betting products and services as well as Sportradar’s b2b and product development in North and SE Asia.

 
Winn Phuah    Head of Strategic Business    Awesome Global Investment Group

Winn Phuah

Head of Strategic Business

Awesome Global Investment Group

Tony Tong    Co-Chairman    Hong Kong Blockchain Association 香港区块链协会    HKBA.hk.org      Tony Tong is President of GlobalSTOx.io, Co-Chairman of Hong Kong Blockchain Association 香港区块链协会  HKBA.hk.org , Co-Founder of PacificNet and SuperAngelsVentures.com. Previously, he worked at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) and Shenzhen Dena Law Firm.  Tony has served on the G2E Asia Conference Advisory Board and is a frequent speaker on Asian gaming technology and technology investment in China. He has spoken at the APEC International Finance & Technology Summit, China Venture Capital Forum and China Hi-Tech Fair.

Tony Tong

Co-Chairman

Hong Kong Blockchain Association 香港区块链协会 HKBA.hk.org

Tony Tong is President of GlobalSTOx.io, Co-Chairman of Hong Kong Blockchain Association 香港区块链协会 HKBA.hk.org, Co-Founder of PacificNet and SuperAngelsVentures.com. Previously, he worked at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) and Shenzhen Dena Law Firm.

Tony has served on the G2E Asia Conference Advisory Board and is a frequent speaker on Asian gaming technology and technology investment in China. He has spoken at the APEC International Finance & Technology Summit, China Venture Capital Forum and China Hi-Tech Fair.

 
Richard Portman    CEO/ Founding Director    Atticus Search   Basing himself between Hong Kong, Macau and Sydney, Richard is the founding Director of Atticus Search. With almost 20 years in Executive Search and leadership advisory Richard is a prominent talent consultant within the corporate casino and integrated resort landscape. He and his team have placed gaming and non-gaming executives in over 10 countries throughout the APAC region.

Richard Portman

CEO/ Founding Director

Atticus Search

Basing himself between Hong Kong, Macau and Sydney, Richard is the founding Director of Atticus Search. With almost 20 years in Executive Search and leadership advisory Richard is a prominent talent consultant within the corporate casino and integrated resort landscape. He and his team have placed gaming and non-gaming executives in over 10 countries throughout the APAC region.

 
Tim Shepherd    Director    Fortuna Investments

Tim Shepherd

Director

Fortuna Investments

 
Fredric Gushin    Managing Director    Spectrum Gaming Group   Fredric Gushin founded Spectrum Gaming Group in 1993 after working 13 years for the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (“DGE”), where he was promoted to Assistant Director and Assistant Attorney General. At the DGE, Gushin oversaw the openings of 12 Atlantic City casino hotels and managed civil and administrative litigation before the New Jersey Casino Control Commission. He personally argued more than 50 cases before the Commission.

Fredric Gushin

Managing Director

Spectrum Gaming Group

Fredric Gushin founded Spectrum Gaming Group in 1993 after working 13 years for the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (“DGE”), where he was promoted to Assistant Director and Assistant Attorney General. At the DGE, Gushin oversaw the openings of 12 Atlantic City casino hotels and managed civil and administrative litigation before the New Jersey Casino Control Commission. He personally argued more than 50 cases before the Commission.

 
Michael Barsin    Sales Manager South East Asia    Novomatic

Michael Barsin

Sales Manager South East Asia

Novomatic