Silver Heritage Group has built a world-class team of respected gaming operators and management to lead the company and deliver the Silver Heritage Way of running a gaming operation that will transform the gaming landscape in emerging markets across Asia.
We are committed to providing support for underprivileged children in every country in which we operate
Silver Heritage Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion.
We have a strategy for significant expansion via the roll-out of gaming assets in Asia’s fastest-growing markets
Mike BolsoverManaging Director and CEO
Mike is a co-founder of Silver Heritage. Mike was born in Hong Kong, and educated in England and the United States. Mike has an in-depth understanding of Asian gaming operations and previously worked for online gaming operator Victor Chandler in the trading and business development departments from 1999 to 2003. Mike became an executive director of Silver Heritage in 2005 and was appointed CEO in 2008. In 2015 Mike was voted one of Asia’s Top 50 most influential people in the Asian gaming industry (Asian Gaming Magazine). Mike is also a member of the 2016 Class of 40 under 40 (Global Gaming Business), and received a G2E Emerging Leader Scholarship in conjunction with Innovation Group. Mike holds a degree in Finance and Marketing from Emory University in Atlanta GA, USA.
Martin WrightChief Financial Officer
Martin is a UK Chartered Accountant who has lived and worked in Asia since 1987. He joined Silver Heritage in 2006, bringing with him a wide range of financial and operational experience to Silver Heritage. He has co-founded and developed a number of successful private companies in Hong Kong and China and was also an independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the audit committee for Hong Kong listed, Grande Holdings Limited, for more than eight years. Prior to this, Martin worked in the professional audit sector for eight years initially with Touche Ross & Co in the UK, and subsequently with Coopers & Lybrand in Hong Kong. Martin is a member of the ICAEW and the HKICPA, and has a BSc degree in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from Loughborough University in the UK.
Paul SimmonsSenior Vice President, Casino Operations
Paul has 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 senior management positions include Burswood International Resort (Australia), Galaxy Star World (Macau) and NagaWorld (Cambodia). Paul is currently in charge of all of Silver Heritage’s casino operations in Vietnam, Nepal, Laos, and Cambodia.
Dewet OosthuizenSenior Manager, Operations (Vietnam)
Dewet has over 17 years of gaming industry experience across all areas of operation and at management level. Previous senior management positions include Shift Manager at Savan Vegas (Laos), and Operations Manager at Royal International Resort and Casino (Vietnam). Dewet is currently in charge of Silver Heritage’s casino operation in Vietnam, reporting to Silver Heritage’s Senior Vice-President, Casino Operations.
Tim NguyenDirector of SHLV, Marketing & VIP Services
Tim Nguyen is director of SHLV, Marketing & VIP Services. Tim is a highly experienced Vietnamese gaming executive with a wealth of knowledge earned from casinos in both Vietnam and Cambodia. He speaks Vietnamese, Mandarin and English fluently. He plays a key role working with local partners and suppliers to ensure the Group’s hospitality services are of the highest standards.
Tim ShepherdPresident, Business Development and Marketing
Tim is a co-founder of Silver Heritage. Today Tim manages the strategy and business development of the Group and has key responsibilities for growing the business in its existing markets as well as the development of strategic partnerships. In 2004, Tim recognised the investment opportunity in new casino gaming technologies in South- East-Asia and launched Asia’s first sports betting lounge in a land-based casino in Laos. Tim is an acknowledged expert on the Asian gaming market, with a key focus on South- East-Asia and is a regular speaker at global gaming conferences. Tim was a management consultant with Price Waterhouse and holds a BSc(Hons) from The City University Business School, London.
Andrew DennisVice-President, Business Development and Marketing
Andy was born and educated in the UK and has lived and worked in South-East-Asia since 1996. He joined Silver Heritage in 2007 to develop its business in Laos and has since been key to the establishment and development of the business in each country in which the Group operates. Andy brings a wide range of skills to the Group and is now jointly responsible for developing Silver Heritage’s new projects in Nepal and Vietnam from conception to operation.
Peter StubleyVice-President, Gaming and Information Technology
Peter joined Silver Heritage in 2003, initially as technical manager, and is now in charge of all the assets from pre-purchase, shipping, installation, maintenance, upgrading to eventual disposal. He is a control systems engineer, and has worked on large infrastructure projects including railways and airports. Peter was responsible for the construction and fit-out of Silver Heritage’s technical facility in the Philippines used for employment and training of technicians, and the development and integration of products for the company’s Asian gaming machine estate. Peter is now responsible for operations at this technical facility.
Anjali RaichandaniGroup Human Resources Manager
Anjali is a multilingual senior human resources professional who has over 10 years of human resources leadership experience in a variety of industries including facilities management, asset management, charity and shipping, providing human resources expertise for both start-ups and establishing human resources departments within organisations. Anjali is CIPD qualified and has worked for multinational organisations both in Hong Kong and the UK. Anjali is fluent in Cantonese and Hindi.
Steven BaramLegal Counsel
Steven holds a law and economics degree from the University of Leicester in the UK. He was admitted as a solicitor in the High Court of Hong Kong in 2010. Prior to joining Silver Heritage, Steven was an associate at Sidley Austin in Hong Kong. As Group Legal Counsel, Steven advises on legal and regulatory topics across a full range of transactions, including governance of local and international legal entities.
Based in the luxurious Shangri La Hotel & Resort in Kathmandu’s affluent embassy district, Nepal’s first international class casino opened in early 2015.
Silver Heritage is currently developing its first luxury casino resort in southern Nepal, aimed at serving one of the largest untapped gaming market in the world: India.
Silver Heritage manages and operates the Phoenix International Club near Hanoi, which is one of only seven licenced casinos in Vietnam.