Management

Robert G. Goldstein , Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Rob Goldstein is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Las Vegas Sands (LVS), assuming that role in January 2021 after serving in a variety of leadership positions since joining the company in 1995.

As CEO, he provides strategic direction to the company’s global properties, guides the pursuit of new development opportunities and oversees the company’s efforts to continually maximize value for its shareholders. He also is focused on driving LVS’ industry-leading approach to compliance, furthering the company’s efforts to be a good community partner and ensuring LVS remains widely recognized as a best-in-class employer.

Prior to this leadership role, Mr. Goldstein was LVS’ president and chief operating officer (COO), as well as president of global gaming operations, where he was responsible for every facet of the company’s industry-leading gaming operations in Asia and the United States. As the president of global gaming, Mr. Goldstein set the direction for the company’s gaming business from the hiring of key personnel to the development and execution of strategic initiatives. His leadership helped LVS achieve a significant number of industry records for financial performance and also positioned the company as leader in the important area of regulatory compliance.

One of the most respected and knowledgeable hospitality and gaming executives in the industry today, Mr. Goldstein joined LVS during the planning phases of The Venetian in Las Vegas, the company’s first Integrated Resort. By attracting leading retailers, restaurateurs and important leisure attractions, he helped shape the identity of the property and set the stage for its long-lasting success. From 1999 to 2010, Mr. Goldstein served as president and COO of The Venetian, as well as The Palazzo Las Vegas, a 3,000-all-suite hotel which is connected to The Venetian and opened in 2008.

Mr. Goldstein graduated from the University of Pittsburgh and received his law degree from the Temple University School of Law. He and his wife, Sheryl, reside in Las Vegas and are active in the local community. Mr. Goldstein serves on the Board of Directors of Opportunity Village, The Adelson Drug Rehabilitation Clinic and the Emeril Lagasse Foundation. The couple has two adult children, Scott and Courtney.

Patrick Dumont , President and Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Dumont was named President and Chief Operating Officer of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) in January 2021. Mr. Dumont is also a member of the Las Vegas Sands Board of Directors.

With more than 20 years of experience in finance, corporate strategy and management, he has a proven track record in designing and executing financial and business strategies that drive capital return and maximize company performance.

Prior to his position as president and chief operating officer, Mr. Dumont was named LVS chief financial officer (CFO) in March 2016 after serving in a variety of senior strategy, operating and finance positions since joining LVS in June 2010. As CFO, he was responsible for maintaining the industry’s strongest balance sheet, preserving the company’s financial flexibility to pursue development opportunities, continuing LVS’ strong dedication to returning excess capital to shareholders and fulfilling the company’s commitment to leading the industry in financial controls.

During his tenure at LVS, Mr. Dumont has been instrumental in successfully orchestrating key financial and business initiatives, including advising on capital return strategies, orchestrating a share repurchase program, enhancing the investor relations function and negotiating strategic financial deals to maximize capital returns.

Before joining LVS, Mr. Dumont worked in investment banking at Miller Buckfire & Co. and Bear Stearns & Co. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University and a Master of Business Administration from Columbia Business School.

D. Zachary Hudson , Executive Vice President and General Counsel

As executive vice president and global general counsel of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS), Mr. D. Zachary Hudson oversees the company’s legal, compliance, and government relations functions. Under Mr. Hudson’s leadership, the legal, compliance and government relations teams work together to ensure compliance with the laws of the jurisdictions in which LVS operates and to advise leadership on how best to advance and protect the interests of the company.

Prior to joining LVS in September 2019, Mr. Hudson curated a varied background in the professional legal community. Among other roles, he served as the general counsel of a prominent technology company, worked as a lawyer in private practice, taught as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University and served as a law clerk to both United States Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts and then-United States Court of Appeals D.C. Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh. Through these experiences, Mr. Hudson has accumulated a diverse set of skills in myriad areas, including commercial, securities and intellectual property litigation, corporate governance, investigations and compliance.

Mr. Hudson earned his Juris Doctor from Yale Law School, where he served as the Managing Editor of The Yale Law Journal and was an Olin Fellow in Law and Economics. He received his Master of Public Policy from Georgetown University, graduating with honors. And he received his Bachelor of Science with honors from the United States Naval Academy, where he was selected as a Truman Scholar and Secretary of the Navy Distinguished Scholar.

Before attending Yale, Mr. Hudson served as an engineering officer on the USS Santa Fe, a nuclear-powered fast attack submarine. He oversaw the training and management of the department in charge of the safe operation of the submarine’s nuclear reactor. He also served in tactical positions on the submarine, completing duties integral to the success of several missions vital to national security and briefed at the presidential level. Mr. Hudson received numerous awards for his United States military service, including the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, two Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals and the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal.