William Shen currently serves as Senior Vice President for Caesars Entertainment Corporation and Representative Officer for Caesars Entertainment Japan, LLC. Based in Tokyo, he is responsible for the company’s efforts to realize a world-class integrated resort in Japan.
Mr. Shen concurrently serves as co-CEO of the Caesars Korea joint venture and is charged with the development of the 170,000 square meter, US$850 million flagship integrated resort in Incheon, Republic of Korea.
Prior to these roles, Mr. Shen was Vice President of Asia Development based in Hong Kong. During this period, Mr. Shen successfully spearheaded the multi-year effort to secure Caesars’ first integrated resort license in Asia and negotiated the company’s first joint venture in Asia with a major real estate developer. Mr. Shen also previously led the design, construction and operations of Caesars Golf Macau, awarded “Best Links Course” by China Golf magazine.
Prior to joining the industry in Las Vegas, Mr. Shen was a strategy consultant with Bain & Company in Boston and in Singapore, serving multi-national clients in the consumer products, retail and entertainment industries. Mr. Shen is a graduate of M.I.T. (BS) and Stanford Graduate School of Business (MBA).