Rick Arpin

Job Title: Managing Partner
Organization: KPMG

Rick is a recognized gaming expert, having been in the industry for over 25 years. He has been an auditor and consultant serving the largest gaming companies. He then spent 15 years at MGM Resorts in a variety of finance capacities. He spent his last several years at MGM leading the corporate sports and entertainment function, where he led the development and opening of T-Mobile Arena. Rick joined KPMG in early 2020 to lead the Las Vegas office and build the firm’s capabilities and leadership in the gaming industry. Rick has spoken on numerous occasions and written many articles on a variety of gaming-related subjects. He serves on the Gaming Conference Committee (and has been Chair of the planning committee three times) for the Nevada Society of CPAs, and has been the Chair and member of the planning committee for the AICPA’s Hospitality Conference.