Alidad Tash has been in the gaming industry since 2000, starting at Venetian Las Vegas, and continuing on to Macao in 2006. He was on the opening team at Venetian Macao, the first Cotai property, leading the analytics department. While there, he popularized the now-ubiquitous No Commission Baccarat.
Alidad moved on to CoD in 2010, later opening Studio City, while overseeing 5,000+ employees as the senior vice president of gaming operations & strategy. During his six-years there, CoD became the ultimate premium mass destination in Macao, featuring Macao’s highest hold percentage ever, and win per unit in mass table games.
Alidad is currently the managing director at 2nt8 Limited, a consultancy specializing in casinos, integrated resorts and Asian gaming. Alidad has obtained two master’s degrees, in Mechanical Engineering from UC Santa Barbara, and Statistics from USC. Prior to joining the casino industry, he worked in the medical statistics and credit card industry.