Patrick Dumont has been named chief financial officer at Las Vegas Sands, a Las Vegas-based developer of integrated casino resorts.
Las Vegas Sands Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Sheldon G. Adelson said the appointment of Dumont is a “well-earned formalization” of a role he has already been performing.
"Patrick has been providing strong leadership to the financial function and handling the principal duties of the CFO very effectively for some time. We are extremely pleased to formally appoint him to this role, and we look forward to his contributions in the years ahead.”
"I'm excited to serve in this important role, and I'm honored to lead a strong and dedicated team of finance and accounting professionals. Working closely with our leadership team, my primary focus will be on helping maintain the industry's strongest balance sheet, preserving the financial flexibility needed to pursue new development opportunities,” Dumont said.
Phil Hevener has been writing about the Nevada gaming business for more than 30 years. Email: .