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Biographies of the Big Names in the Casino World

The world’s leading casinos are managed by a handful of businessmen who have made their fortunes in the gaming world. Most of these magnates have built their fortunes in Las Vegas casinos as is the case for Sheldon Adelson and Kirk Kerkorian. Others were more involved in Atlantic City like Donald Trump well-known for his publicity stunts and his casino, the Trump Taj Mahal.

Over the years, these American billionaires invested in Macau when the gaming market there opened up much to the detriment of Stanley Ho, who had held the monopoly over the Macau gaming industry for decades. Steve Wynn opened casinos in Macau of which the best known is the MGM Macau.

You’ll find biographies of the main leaders in the world of gaming in Las Vegas, Atlantic City, Macau and Singapore. These magnates have constructed phenomenally large, luxurious casinos. Some, like Sheldon Adelson who is a pioneer in the sector, have invested in all of the world’s gaming capitals.

In these biographies you’ll discover everything about these casino magnates: their first steps in the casino industry, how they became billionaires within a few decades thanks to casino games and how they conquered the world by creating hotels and casinos in the United States and in Asia (Macau, Singapore).