Crown Resorts (ASX:CWN) welcome Ken Barton as a director

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by Rachael Jones

Crown Resorts (ASX:CWN) announced that the appointment of Ken Barton as a director of Crown has become effective.

He was named as Crown Resorts’ group chief executive back in January.

The board saw other changes then including the then-executive chairman John Alexander stepping down to an alternative role as an executive director; and Helen Coonan, a board director and former senator in the Australian federal parliament, becoming chairman, but on a non-executive basis.

Shares in Crown Resorts (ASX:CWN) closed 2.15 per cent lower at $10.02 yesterday.