Mohegan regulator hires Sands exec as VP, general counsel

    The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority has added Robert Rubenstein as a vice president and its general counsel, local media reports.

    Rubenstein was poached from his role as general counsel for Sands China Limited.

    “MTGA is more than excited to welcome Rob and his impressive wealth of knowledge, experience and leadership acumen to the team,” an Authority spokesman said in a press release.

    During his time at Sands, Rubenstein covered all legal and compliance operations for the company, and played a hands on role in the development of several properties in Macau, Singapore and the US.

    At the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority he will direct all legal operations.