Chairman & CEO at Stellar Management Corp.
Prof. Vinh has 30 years of professional, technical, and management experience in more than 20 countries in the Asian-Pacific, European, and West African regions. His expertise includes economic development strategies, business restructuring and enterprise reform, public-private partnerships, project and infrastructure finance, private participation in infrastructure. He has extensive experience in gaming regulations and business development in Vietnam, including electronic lottery, instant tickets, sports betting, and casino. His experience in emerging markets includes China, Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam, Mongolia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Taiwan, India, Cambodia, Laos, Egypt, and several countries in West Africa.
Prof. Vinh serves as senior advisor to leading international gaming companies the past several years in Vietnam. He currently serves as Senior Advisor and Country Representative for Scientific Games Corp., one of the world’s largest lottery and gaming companies. Prof. Vinh is also Senior Investment Advisor to Van Don Special Economic Zone and Integrated Resorts in Vietnam. He advises government agencies in building Vietnam’s first integrated resort in Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage site in the Gulf of Tonkin, North Vietnam. For the past 10 years, Prof. Vinh is actively involved in providing the Ministry of Finance of Vietnam and government agencies with information, advisory and technical services to help establish regulatory environment and legal framework for Vietnam’s electronic lottery, instant tickets, gaming and casino industries. He is a frequent guest speaker at Global Gaming Expo Asia (G2E) and Macau Gaming Summits and has gone through various security clearances the past 20 years.
Prof. Vinh served for four years in the Board of Governors and Executive Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hanoi. Prof. Vinh is a US citizen and has traveled to more than 890 countries on business and leisure.