Union Gaming Group names Richard Baldwin to head the firm's analytics division

Former gaming industry financial executive Richard Baldwin has joined Union Gaming Group as the managing director for the firm analytics business.

Baldwin served as the chief financial officer at Tropicana Entertainment and Shuffle Master Gaming and was director of corporate finance and investor relations at International Game Technology. He has 17 years in corporate finance, capital markets and investor relations.

Union Gaming Group principal Bill Lerner said Baldwin would head the firm’s division that provides economic impact studies, financial and managerial consulting, strategic planning, business plans, market feasibility studies and various gaming market analyses for corporate and government entities.