Tabcorp appoints Patrick Mcglinchey as group legal lead

Australia ASX-listed gambling group Tabcorp Holdings has confirmed the appointment of Patrick Mcglinchey as new Group General Counsel.

Mcglinchey is expected to join the legacy Australian gambling group on 4 March 2019, and will act as a chief legal aid for a much-changed Tabcorp senior executive team, following the merger completion and integration of Tatts Group assets and operating divisions.

A seasoned Asia and Oceania legal expert, Mcglinchey joins Tabcorp’s executive team from Swiss multinational building materials and equipment supplier LafargeHolcim Ltd, where he served as Legal & Compliance Director for Asian Market operations.

Furthermore, Mcglinchey maintains a prior leadership experience within the gambling sector having worked as Chief Legal Officer and Company Secretary of Australian global gambling machine manufacturer Aristocrat Leisure (2009-2011).

Reporting directly to Group Chief Executive David Attenborough, Mcglinchey brings to Tabcorp over 25-years of legal insight working on M&A, Multinational compliance, governance consult and corporate transition projects/programmes.