Asia Pacific Gaming

Asia Pacific Gaming (APG) is a gaming consultancy and management company based in Macau. APG specialises in:

  • Contract management of casino operations
  • Advice on layout and design of casino floors
  • Financial reporting for casino management

The company was formed in February 2010 by two principals each with over 20 years of gaming industry experience, a substantial portion of which was with Galaxy and its flagship property, StarWorld Hotel & Casino.

APG’s principals successfully managed StarWorld and four other Galaxy casinos, opened four “City Club” properties in three years and had a substantial role in building Galaxy’s brand, recruiting its personnel and building its casino infrastructure.

APG’s principals have had a long relationship with Leisure and Resorts World, a Philippine based gaming operator assisting with the development and management of the Belle Grande Manila Bay Casino. APG were recently appointed the management company for the Belle Casino, operating what will be The Philippines largest integrated resort when it opens in Q2 2012.

APG’s principals have developed strong relationships with Asian junket operators, particularly those with substantial Macau operations, through their substantial experience with Macau casinos.

Ciaran Carruthers
APG President and CEO

23 years in the gaming industry, based in Asia Pacific region since 1991; A pioneer in the New Macau gaming industry with seven years with Galaxy Entertainment Group and 11 years with ICS and ICS managed properties.

Started as a poker and blackjack dealer in Dublin and London and developed expertise in leadership, marketing, branding, customer service excellence, gaming and general hospitality by working thru the industry across all departments and in multiple markets throughout the Asia Pacific region.