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Bradford S. Smith, Esq. International Gaming and International bsmith@globalresortgroup.com

Regulatory Affairs

Brad Smith adds gaming regulatory expertise to the GRDI Executive Advisory Group with a background in law practice and public service as a former State senator and Chairman of the New Jersey Casino Control Commission. He regulated the four billion dollar per year casino industry in Atlantic City and served as a member of the Board of the Atlantic City Convention & Visitors Authority.

Mr. Smith is recognized worldwide as a leader in casino regulation, having counseled numerous governments in East Asia (including the Japanese Diet), Australasia, Europe, Africa, the USA and Latin America on regulation, compliance, legislative and other issues.

Professional and educational credentials:

  • Admitted to Supreme Court of New Jersey and United States District Court, 1975.

  • Admitted to United States Court of Appeals for Third Circuit, 1981.

  • New Jersey Bar Association; Chairman, Casino Law Section, 2000-01.

  • Bachelor of Arts/Political Science and Juris Doctor Law Degree at Duquesne University,

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Luiz Carlos Whitaker Sobral Investment Banking, Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions – Latin America lsobral@globalresortgroup.com

Luiz Sobral brings to GRDI and its clients/partners a wealth of financial skills developed over four decades in senior management positions in banking, corporate and real estate finance, and corporate directorships.

He served several Brazilian enterprises in capacities ranging from Managing Partner to Treasury Manager, and CFO including the successful deep restructuring of a manufacturing group, involving transnational affiliates, strategic planning, and the sale of non-strategic operating divisions. To round out his management experience, Mr. Sobral also served as Company Director of numerous companies affiliated with his core business involvement.

Professional and educational credentials:

  • FIPECAFI -FEA-USP- MBA Controller, 1997

  • Fundação Getulio Vargas, Marketing, 1970

  • Universidade Mackenzie, BBA, 1968

  • The University of Texas, Engineering, 1964, (undergraduate courses)

  • Fluent in Portuguese, Spanish and English

Global Resort Development, Inc.

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