MGM Resorts Appoints Chief Strategy Officer

LAS VEGAS—MGM Resorts International has appointed Aaron Fischer as chief strategy officer. Fischer, who is presently based in Hong Kong and serving as SVP of corporate development for MGM Resorts, has been working closely on strategies for the global development of integrated resorts in Asia. 

As chief strategy officer, Fischer will be responsible for leading MGM Resorts’ enterprise-wide strategic planning process to include both a focus on operations and the global development. As one of its primary architects, Fischer will play a leading role in communicating the company’s strategy to key partners and stakeholders, including helping to shape the investor relations strategy.

“The addition of a chief strategy officer will further our ability to deliver strong financial results, drive disciplined growth, and accelerate the achievement of our ongoing performance improvement objectives,” said Corey Sanders, COO of MGM Resorts.

Fischer will relocate to the company’s corporate headquarters.