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.
Melco Crown’s latest leadership appointments represent a “significant change” in its operational organizational structure, said Bernstein in a note on Monday. Last week, Melco Crown Entertainment announced a number of new appointments to its leadership team, including chief marketing and brand officer Mr Frederic Winckler; new property president of City of Dreams, Macau, Gabriel Hunterton; […]
Melco Crown Entertainment (MCE) has announced the resignation of its chief operating officer, Ted Chan, due to personal reasons. Lawrence Ho, chairman and chief executive officer of MCE, confirmed that he will personally take on day-to-day operational leadership. MCE said it is not planning to name a replacement COO at this stage. “The Company is […]
Melco Crown’s COO, Ted Chan says the company has “never laid off our colleagues in the past, maybe, 10 years in Macau,” in response to recent complaints lodged by dealers who were allegedly unfairfly dismissed from Melco Crown. In late August, Macau TDM reported that around five to six former dealers from Melco Crown have […]
VIP rooms at Studio City may open sometime this month, according to Melco Crown’s chief operating officer Ted Chan Ying Tat. “We have one to two [junket operator] partners, plus our own in-house VIP play. Hopefully the VIP facilities will be opened this month,” said Chan, who was speaking on the sidelines of a press […]
Melco Crown’s Studio City is set to open its first VIP gambling rooms targeting Chinese high rollers, Bloomberg reports. The integrated resort is said to be planning three VIP rooms to open as early as this quarter. According to local sources, junket operators Suncity Group and Tak Chun Group are among the gaming promoters that […]
Galaxy Entertainment Group announced two major changes on Thursday: Michael Mecca retires as president of the company and Ted Chan is hired as “Chief Operating Officer – Japan Development.” Michael Mecca had held the position of president since 2015. He will remain with Galaxy as a Board member and as a director of Monte-Carlo SBM. […]
Galaxy Entertainment Group on Wednesday unveiled their vision for their proposed integrated resort in Japan. Appealing to both Japanese and international guests, GEG and their partner, Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer, said they envision the development of an IR that will have a transformative impact on the Japanese economy and the city and community […]
Galaxy Chief Operating Officer for Japan Development, Ted Chan, has further strengthened his team on the ground with the appointment of IR industry veteran, Ragheb Dajani, as head of planning.
Galaxy’s Chief Operating Officer for Japan Development Ted Chan doesn’t believe in being the loudest international IR operator in Japan, but as he explained to Asia Gaming Brief in an exclusive interview, he does believe in a step-by-step, careful approach that brings real strength when it comes time to make a move. After more than […]
Expanding its outreach to Japanese society through sports, Galaxy Entertainment announced that they will host the “Galaxy Entertainment Junior Soccer Cup.”
The Galaxy Entertainment EuroJapan Cup drew 65,000 soccer fans to watch the friendly match between the English Premier League 2019 Champions, Manchester City, and Japan’s Yokohama F. Marinos, which the English team won 3-1.
Galaxy Entertainment held a press event in Osaka on Wednesday to make their local pitch, providing competition for MGM Resorts.
Ted Chan COO – Japan Development, Galaxy Entertainment Group When did you first arrive in Macau and in what capacity? I arrived in Macau in 2003 and at that time I was working for Melco. I recall it was in the middle of SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) and before Sands. Melco had just started […]