Ted Chan

    Mr. Ying Tat Chan aka Ted Chan is the chief operating officer of Melco Crown Entertainment and was appointed to his current role in February 2012.Mr. Chan oversees all business units of the group. Previously, since September 2010, he was the co-chief operating officer, gaming and before that he served as president of Altira Macau from November 2008.Prior to his appointment as president of Altira Macau, between 1998 and 2008, Mr. Chan held senior executive roles with First Shanghai Financial Holding Limited, Melco International Development Limited, Mocha Clubs and Amax Entertainment Holdings Limited.He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1995 and with a master’s degree in financial management under a long distance learning course from the University of London, the United Kingdom in 1998.

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