Experienced integrated resorts executive David Tsai has commenced in the role of CEO at Crown Perth, formally welcomed to the company with a traditional smoking ceremony led by Noongar man Dr. Richard Walley OAM, on Crown Perth’s Great Lawn.

In his new role, Mr. Tsai will lead Crown Perth’s remediation action plan and work with the newly appointed Independent Monitor, Paul Steel, to implement the recommendations of the Perth Casino Royal Commission. 

Mr. Tsai is a highly respected leader and brings nearly two decades of integrated resorts experience to Crown Perth, having spent over 15 years with the global hospitality and entertainment group, MGM Resorts International.

Ciarán Carruthers
Ciarán Carruthers, CEO, Crown Resorts

Crown Resorts CEO Ciarán Carruthers said: “David is well placed to lead Crown Perth through its next phase and steps into the role as CEO at a pivotal moment in its history. 

“David’s passion for instigating true cultural change will have an enormous effect and I look forward to working with him and the team at Crown Perth to create exceptional experiences for our guests in Western Australia.”

Crown Perth CEO David Tsai said: “Today is the start of a wonderful journey for me at Crown Perth, and I couldn’t be more excited to be here. Across the industry, Crown Perth stands proud as a world-class property, with premium restaurants, luxury accommodation and exceptional entertainment. 

“I am deeply committed to delivering on our reform and remediation plan and cultural transformation, and ensuring Crown achieves its ambition of becoming a world leader in the delivery of safe and responsible gaming and entertainment. 

“I’m privileged by the opportunity to lead our more than 6,000 team members at Crown Perth and share in their understanding and passion for creating exceptional experiences for our guests.”