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Graeme Stephens began as CEO at SKYCITY Entertainment Group in May 2017 with deep expertise in the gaming, hospitality and leisure industries.
Prior to SKYCITY, Graeme spent four years as CEO of Sun International, a casino, resorts and entertainment company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Under his leadership, the company rebalanced its portfolio, diversified into growth areas in both South Africa and Latin America, redeveloped its flagship resort in Sun City and built a new casino resort near Pretoria.
An accountant by profession and more than 10 years' experience in banking and corporate finance, Graeme was appointed Senior Vice President of New Business Development at Kerzner International in 2002.