Robin Powell


headshot-robinRobin Powell is a founding principal of the gaming consulting firm Talisman Group.  The firm takes on projects from casino concept and design to new build and operations. 

Prior to founding Talisman Group Mr. Powell started dealing Chemin de Fer in five African countries and Australia, and went on to supervise baccarat in Spain and, later, the Bahamas.  Mr. Powell was in baccarat at the Golden Nugget and the Mirage, and joined the opening team of MGM Grand Baccarat as a manager in 1993.

Mr. Powell has consulted extensively in the Caribbean and Latin America, specializing in delivering projects in short timeframes.  The engagements range from new concept “design and build” projects to managing distressed assets for equity holders.  Talisman also executes engagements such as review and analysis of gaming properties and their various components.

Mr. Powell is the co-inventor of EZ Baccarat®, a “no commission” baccarat game that is found in many casinos in Macau, North America, and the Caribbean.  Currently he focuses on the needs of numerous clients and their experiences operating EZ Baccarat.

Contact Robin Powell
rpowell@talismangroup.com