Alidad Tash
SVP Gaming Operation & Stategy
Melco Crown Entertainment

Alidad Tash was the Senior Vice President of Gaming Operations & Strategy at Melco crown Entertainment from 2010 to late 2016.

Reporting to the COO, he oversaw 5,000+ employees in the Table Games and Slot Machine departments at three Macau properties (City of Dreams, Studio City and Altira) as well as its analytics and revenue management departments.

Alidad started his career in the gaming industry at the Venetian Las Vegas in 2000.

Upon visiting Macao in late 2005, he decided to move to Macao (in early 2006). He took over gaming analytics and strategic marketing at Sands Macao, and was there for the opening of the Venetian Macau. Later, he joined Melco Crown in 2010.

Prior to joining the casino industry, he worked in the medical statistics and credit card fields in the United States.

Alidad has obtained master’s degrees in statistics from University of Southern California (USC), and in mechanical engineering from U.C. Santa Barbara.