31 Jan '11, 1pm

George Tanasijevich appointed interim chief executive of MBS

George Tanasijevich appointed interim chief executive of MBS

SINGAPORE : Marina Bay Sands (MBS) has appointed George Tanasijevich, its managing director of global development, as interim chief executive following the shock departure of current CEO Tom Arasi. This is according to an internal memo seen by MediaCorp. The memo added that Mr Arasi's last day will be February 18. Mr Arasi quit after 18 months on the job, amid speculation that the resignation came amid expected lower profits made by MBS compared to Resorts World Sentosa. But Mr Arasi has said that he is leaving as he plans to spend more time with his family. In the memo, Mr Tanasijevich was said to be instrumental in helping Las Vegas Sands win the bid to build Marina Bay Sands. It added that Mr Tanasijevich will work closely with Mr Arasi over the next couple of weeks to ensure a smooth transition. The memo also said that a search is currently underway to find a permanent...

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