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Sakaguchi had a long career at the Unicharm Corporation, a Japanese company that manufactures disposable hygiene and household cleaning products, before becoming an executive at H.I.S in 2014. He was appointed in May 2019 to become the President of the Huis Ten Bosch theme park.
James Hunt, a trained accountant, had a background in corporate management but not in the gaming industry when he became the Chairman of Caesars Entertainment in 2017. In particular, he had served as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide from 2003 to 2012.
The son of Dominique Desseigne and Diane Barrière, Alexandre is the expected heir to their business empire. He began working in various management positions at Groupe Barrière in 2014, and by 2019 he had reached the post of Executive Vice-President of Hotels, F&B, and Group Transformation.
Originally deployed to Hokkaido by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government in 2008, Suzuki went on to serve two terms as mayor of Yubari. At the time of his first election in 2011, he was the youngest city mayor in the nation. In April 2019 he ran for the open position of Hokkaido Governor and was successfully elected.
With decades of experience in gaming industry, Rodio notably served from 2011 to 2018 as president and CEO of Tropicana Entertainment. He then moved on briefly to become the CEO of Affinity Gaming before his April 2019 selection to lead Caesars Entertainment, largely at the insistence of the top shareholder, Carl Icahn.