Our Management Team
Ernie Suek, Co-Founder
Ernie Suek is TGG’s co-founder and he is responsible for TGG business development strategy, building partnerships and broaden business relationships, overseeing the company’s product development alongside co-founder Raymond Chan. Ernie also serves as the chairman of Neway Group, a listed company in Hong Kong with business in Music Distribution, Movie Productions, Karaoke Operations, Celebrity Management, Printing and Social Media. His vision and leadership have brought the continued success of the Group in the Asia entertainment industry.
Ernie holds a bachelor’s degree in Information System from New York University, a master’s degree in marketing and an Executive MBA degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Raymond Chan, Co-Founder and CEO
Raymond Chan is the co-founder and CEO of TGG. He is responsible for TGG’s operations and leading the company’s product development and business strategy. Raymond began his career in Silicon Valley since the late 90’s for companies including E-Trade Financial and TiVo Entertainment. Prior to founding TGG, Mr. Chan was the founding member and director in Asia for Global Gaming Group, a Las Vegas based gaming technology company where he was playing a leading role in global market development and product innovations.
Mr. Chan earned his Engineering and Management Science degree at the University of Waterloo in Canada. He has been credited as “Power 50 Asian Gaming Leaders – Ones to Watch” by Inside Asian Gaming in 2017. He is also a ESBC and Technology committee at the Canada Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.
Albert Yu, Chief Operating Officer
Albert Yu is TGG’s Chief Operating Officer, leading the company’s product development and business strategy. He is also responsible for sales, operations, marketing and business development. Albert has over 10 years of experience in the global gaming industry and over 15 years of experience in sales, marketing, operations, and manufacturing.
In 2016, Albert was named as one of the recipients in the Asia Gaming Awards. Eight young industry executives were selected and Albert has received a special recognition from the panel of judges in his leadership and potential to shape the industry going forward.
Prior to joining TGG, Albert last served as Global Operations Manager for Aruze Gaming, which is a global top five technology company in designing, developing and manufacturing gaming devices for casino markets worldwide.
Dr. Chris Lin, Chief Architect
Chris is the Chief Architect of TGG. Chris has deep experience in gaming as a practitioner, researcher, consultant, and educator in the industry. He is responsible for the planning, modeling, implementation, certification and management of gaming products. Chris holds a PhD in software engineering from the University of Technology, Sydney and a master’s degree in information technology with a specialization in internetworking from the University of New South Wales, Australia.
Wayne Hu, VP, Corporate Strategy
Wayne is TGG’s Vice President, Corporate Strategy. Wayne has deep experience in strategy and driving loyalty and customer acquisitions in the casino gaming and hospitality industries, having served in leadership positions at Sands China Limited and Caesars Entertainment. He also oversaw the market entry strategy into Mainland China for a 5-star luxury resort development in the Caribbean.
Wayne’s constant focus on optimization and continuous improvement was honed through the first part of his career in Silicon Valley, where he spent seven years in Internet marketing at leading pre-IPO e-commerce firms, achieving profitability and customer milestones.
Wayne holds an MBA in finance from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a bachelors in business economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Joji Kokuryo, VP, Corporate Compliance
Joji is TGG’s Vice President, Corporate Compliance. He is responsible for TGG’s legal, gaming regulation and corporate compliance, as well as creating partnerships with content providers and casinos.
Joji brings management-level gaming experience in R&D, sales, marketing, and regulatory compliance, and was most recently the Senior Compliance and Operations Manager of Aruze Gaming Macau, where he was in charge of operations for Asia and Europe. He also has over 10 years’ experience in the entertainment and events industry.
Joji earned his bachelor’s degree in Educational Technology and Communications at the International Christian University in Tokyo, Japan. He is an advisor for Asia Gaming Brief Nippon, a Japanese media portal for the Japan gaming industry, and is influential in the Japan IR development effort.
Ron Goudsmit, Senior Advisor
Mr. Ron Goudsmit is the Honorary President of the European Casino Association and founder of an independent boutique firm Easyplaytime, where he has brought 40 years of gaming experience to TGG since 2016. Prior to joining TGG, Ron was the Chairman of European Casino Association from 2006 to 2015. Today the European Casino Association has over 25 members from almost all EU Member States as well as Switzerland, Serbia and San Marino, representing the interests of 900 casinos and 70,000 employees across Europe.
Ron was the leading force behind the international business development of Holland Casino as Vice President International since 1997, responsible for projects around the globe including Sweden, Canada, Switzerland, Denmark and Spain. In 2008, Ron was appointed Secretary of the Executive Board and the Supervisory Board of Holland Casino.
Mr. Goudsmit received the “Totally Gaming Awards” in 2012 for his outstanding services to the Land based Industry. In 2013, the “Golden Dice Award” was presented to Mr. Goudsmit by European Casinos (The Elite), a leading publishing media in recognition for his work as Chairman of the European Casino Association. Ron was born in the Netherlands and he earned his Bachelors Degree in Photography at Harrow Technical College in London, United Kingdom.