Gayle's dedication and hard work over the past five years has not gone unnoticed. She has the complete confidence of our management team and our board of directors and I have no doubt she will be successful in her new role," said Sheldon G. Adelson, chairman and chief executive officer of Las Vegas Sands Corp.
Hyman joined Las Vegas Sands Corp. in July 2005 after having served as deputy general counsel, finance and securities, at Allegneny Energy, Inc. Previously, she was a corporate attorney in the New York and Hong Kong offices of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP and a corporate attorney in Sullivan & Cromwell LLP's New York office.
Hyman is a graduate of Stanford University. She received a master of business administration from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and her juris doctor from New York Law School. She replaces J. Alberto Gonzalez-Pita.