© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Australian top casino operator Crown Resorts adorns a fence surrounding the Crown Perth hotel and casino complex in Western Australia, Oct. 20, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron Bunch
(Reuters) – Australian casino operator Crown Resorts on Thursday said Ciarán Carruthers, chief operating officer at Wynn Macau (OTC:), would succeed Steve McCann as its chief executive in September.
Crown was acquired by private equity firm Blackstone (NYSE:) Inc for $6.3 billion last month.