People: Caesars Entertainment Corp (CZR.OQ)
20 May 2019
Mr. Richard Schifter is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Schifter is a Senior Advisor at TPG and was a partner at TPG from 1994 through 2013. Prior to joining TPG, Mr. Schifter was a partner at the law firm of Arnold & Porter in Washington, D.C., where he specialized in bankruptcy law and corporate restructuring. Mr. Schifter joined Arnold & Porter in 1979 and was a partner from 1986 through 1994. Mr. Schifter currently serves on the Boards of Directors of LPL Financial Holdings Inc., where he serves as a member of the Nominating and Governance Committee, ProSight Specialty Insurance, and American Airlines Group, where he serves as the Chairman of the Finance Committee. Mr. Schifter also serves on the Board of Overseers of the University of Pennsylvania Law School. In addition, Mr. Schifter is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Jewish International Relations Institute and a member of the national advisory board of Youth, I.N.C. (Improving Non-Profits for Children). Mr. Schifter previously served on the Boards of Directors of American Beacon Advisors, Inc. from 2008 through 2015, Republic Airways, Inc. from 2009 through 2013, EverBank Financial Corporation from 2010 to 2017, Ryanair Holdings, PLC from 1996 through 2003, America West Holdings Inc. from 1994 to 2005, US Airways Group Inc. from 2005 to 2006, and Midwest Airlines, Inc. from 2007 to 2009. Mr. Schifter’s extensive directorial experience and expertise in corporate restructuring enable him to provide the Board with valuable insight and guidance on strategic matters of the Company. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Company’s Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee and is a member of the Compensation Committee.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||32,500|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||32,500|