The Innovation Group (TIG) announced that Michael Zhu, senior vice president of the company’s international division, has become a partner in the firm. Zhu joined TIG in 2014 as an associate, responsible for operations planning and analysis, and development services in Asia. He has since taken overall responsibility for the company’s Asia practice, which he’ll continue to oversee as a firm partner, and grown the company’s gaming operations services to include data analytics.
Zhu began his professional career in the United States as a leadership development associate with Las Vegas Sands Corporation, where he oversaw a broad array of projects to establish financial planning and analysis for the opening of resort properties in Macau, China, Singapore and Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Previously, Zhu worked in various management positions for hospitality agencies and companies throughout the Asia-Pacific region.