Published on : Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Kerzner International Holdings Limited Company that owns the iconic Atlantis Resort and Residences and ultra-luxury One&Only Resorts brands worldwide, recently announced that the company has decided to restructure its strategic leadership team. As a part of the restructuring, Michael Wale has been invited to join the Board of Directors of Kerzner International.
Wale has also served as the Chief Executive Officer of the company since February 2018. He made a significant impact in the time he led the business, including further strategic expansion and success of the current portfolio, continued innovation and improving colleague engagement.
During Michael’s tenure, he introduced new resorts that truly redefine each destination, opening two unique resorts in Rwanda, One&Only Nyungwe House and One&Only Gorilla’s Nest, and Atlantis Sanya, China. He also accelerated the growth of the company by introducing One&Only Private Homes at exclusive destinations around the world and signed another five confirmed resorts in the pipeline.
Wale also ensured the success of the existing portfolio, with Kerzner resorts leading in RGI and ADR against their competitive sets. With a focus on technology, the Company introduced new websites for all brands, developed the Kerzner Integrated Platform to streamline connectivity with our travel partners, as well as developing an advanced guest profiling system. Michael’s leadership has always included a major focus on talent development and at Kerzner. He also played a significant role in improving colleague engagement for the company and contributed in building a thriving culture of continued development for the leaders of the future.