Company: Caesars Entertainment Corporation
Family Name: Watanabe
Given Name: Yusuke
Role: Former Head of Business Development, Japan
Profile: Most of Watanabe’s career before joining Caesars was spent in the banking industry—Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, JP Morgan, and Morgan Stanley. In August 2017 he brought into the Caesar’s team to help lead efforts to gain an IR license in the Japanese market. However, after Caesars announced that it was leaving the Japan IR race, Watanabe resigned from the company in September 2019.