Las Vegas Sands Group founder Sheldon Adelson dies of complications from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
Adelson, the founder of Las Vegas Sands Group and ranked 38th on the Global Rich List, died of complications from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma on the 11th local time in the United States at the age of 87.
It is reported that Sands China issued an announcement on January 7 stating that Adelson was transferred to the company's non-executive director due to a vacation for treatment of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. During the transfer, 65-year-old Robert Glen Goldstein served as acting chairman and acting chief executive officer. Unexpectedly, news of Adelson's death came out after 4 days.
Las Vegas Sands Group and Sands China announced that their group founder, chairman, chief executive officer and non-executive director Sheldon Adelson (Sheldon Adelson), on January 11, local time due to non-Hodgkin lymph Complications of the tumor died in the United States at the age of 87. The board of directors of Sands Group expressed its deep condolences for Edson's departure and extended its deepest condolences to his family. And I would like to express my sincerest gratitude to Edson for his tremendous and inestimable contributions to the group over the years.