FCG appoints ex-Genting exec as executive chairman

Australia-listed casino investor Frontier Capital Group has announced the appointment of an ex-Genting executive as its new Executive Chairman.

FCG which made the announcement to the Australian Stock Exchange on Tuesday, said it appointed former Genting’s Henri Ho for the role.

Ho brings more than 17 years of experience in the gaming and hospitality industry, mainly with the Genting Group, with a deep understanding of the Asian region, said FCG in its filing.

Ho is a Certified Public Accountant who had previously received training at KPMG Peat Marwick Malaysia.

Earlier in the year, FCG finalized the acquisition of the Hotel Stotsenberg and Casablanca Casino, operating in the Clark Freeport Zone in the Philippines.