Jonathan V. Galaviz
Mr. Galaviz creates and manages government relations strategies for a variety of Fortune 500 companies seeking to grow in Asia and is widely acknowledged as world-leading independent analyst on the casino gaming, hospitality, and airline industries.
Jonathan frequently appears on CNBC, BBC, ChannelNewsAsia, and Bloomberg as a comment and regular contributor. He holds an MBA from Oxford University (England) and serves on the boards of The CENTECH Group and StackStreet.com
Jonathan started his career in 1996 working at the U.S. Senate in Washington DC in the office of U.S. Senator Pete Domenici (R-New Mexico). From 1998 to 2002 Mr. Galaviz was employed in a variety management consulting roles at Spectra Corporation, Whittman-Hart and Mandalay Resort Group (now a part of MGM Resorts International).
From 2002 to 2013 Mr. Galaviz was head of Galaviz & Company LLC (Globalysis Ltd.) until GMA purchased it in early 2014.
In 2011 Mr. Galaviz served as the Interim Head of Campus for the University of Nevada’s (UNLV) campus in Singapore to conduct a special financial turnaround – after less than a year in this role, he successfully completed the task and was widely praised in media and academic circles.
Jonathan serves as the President of The Economic Club of Las Vegas, a non-profit organization that brings globally renowned speakers to share their views on economics and politics and is a member of the National Association for Business Economics (NABE).
In 1997, he studied finance at the National University of Singapore as a foreign exchange student.