Who Are We

Paul Simmons is the CEO of Platinum Entertainment Limited (“PEL”), he has over 40 years of gaming industry experience encompassing many facets of the industry, from table games and slot operations to VIP junket and player development programs to hotel and food and beverage management.

Previous executive management positions include Burswood International Resort, now Crown Perth (Australia), Galaxy Star World (Macau), NagaWorld (Cambodia) and most recently as Group Head Of Operations for Silver Heritage Group, overseeing the casino operations in Vietnam and orchestrating the start up of the flagship integrated Hotel Casino, Tiger Palace Resort in Nepal.

Nguyen Dang Thin (Tim) is the Managing Director of Platinum Entertainment Limited (“PEL”), he has over 19 years Casino Marketing experience in Cambodia and Vietnam, most recently as the Director, Marketing and VIP Services for the Phoenix International Club, Bac Ninh, as well as the company Director of Silver Heritage Ltd Vietnam. 

Tim is fluent in Vietnamese, Mandarin and English and has intimate knowledge of the Vietnamese gaming industry in the areas of marketing, operations and regulations as well as human resources.

Rami Obeid, Managing Partner – Hotel, Food and Beverage operations

Rami is a multifaceted, hotel and food and beverage professional, who understands the true drivers of growth within an integrated hotel-casino resorts, hospitality division. Successful in establishing standards of operation, building and training a team of professionals, growing revenue and realising profits for hotels, resorts, and convention and conference centres.

Rami, who studied at the prestigious Hotel Institute Montreux, Switzerland, has over 25 years, rich experience, in serving hotel guests, cruise passengers and conference delegates to the highest international standards across global tourism industry hotspots, including Macau, Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Hong Kong and Vietnam.