Mr. Galaviz creates and manages government relations strategies for a variety of Fortune 500 companies and trade associations seeking to grow in Asia and is widely acknowledged as world-leading independent analyst on the casino gaming, hospitality, and airline industries. Jonathan frequently appears on CNBC, BBC, ChannelNewsAsia, and Bloomberg TV and holds an MBA from Oxford University (England). He serves on the boards of The CENTECH Group, a U.S. technology defense contractor, and StackStreet, a digital media networking platform. He also serves as the volunteer President of The Economic Club of Las Vegas.
Jonathan began his career in 1996 working at the U.S. Senate in Washington DC in the office of U.S. Senator Pete Domenici (R-New Mexico). From 1998 to 2002 Mr. Galaviz was employed in a variety management consulting roles at Spectra Corporation, Whittman-Hart and Mandalay Resort Group (now a part of MGM Resorts International). From 2002 to 2013 Mr. Galaviz was partner and head of Galaviz & Company LLC (and Globalysis Ltd.) until GMA purchased the practice in early 2014. In 2011 Mr. Galaviz served as the Interim Head of Campus for the University of Nevada’s (UNLV) campus in Singapore to conduct a special financial turnaround – after less than a year in this role, he successfully completed the task and was widely praised in media and academic circles. In 1997, he studied finance at the National University of Singapore as a foreign exchange student.
He is a member of the National Association for Business Economics (NABE).