LCI Veteran in New Casino Role - Tuesday 16th of May 2006

LONDON, UK As reported by the Times: "Alan Goodenough, the former chairman of London Clubs International (LCI), has become a director of Les Ambassadeurs, the London casino, after its sale by LCI to an Indonesian cigarette billionaire.

"It has emerged that the £115 million deal, which was announced in February, was brokered by Mr Goodenough. The buyer, Putera Sampoerna, is believed to have been a longstanding member of the Mayfair club before deciding to make an offer for it.

"Mr Goodenough, who quit LCI in 2001 with heart problems, is the senior director of Twinwood, the vehicle set up by Mr Sampoerna to buy the club..."

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