Cristian Fumado Biography
Hotel Manager, One&Only Le Saint Géran
Cristian Albacar Fumado is the Hotel Manager at One&Only Le Saint Géran, the transformed resort that is redefining ultra-luxury in the Indian Ocean, following a multi-million-dollar investment, introducing the Mauritian legend into a modern-day icon.
Responsible for the day-to-day management of the resort, Cristian leads a dedicated and skilled operations team to deliver the warm and authentic service the resort has long been renowned for. One&Only Le Saint Géran is a celebration of her spectacular setting, with Mauritian nature, materials, craftsmanship and service at the heart of each re-imagined space. The 143 beautifully redesigned guestrooms, suites and signature Villa all boast stunning lagoon, ocean or beach views and luxurious interiors inspired by the natural beauty of the Mauritian peninsula. Enhanced restaurant offerings, a rejuvenated spa, ultra-modern facilities as well as new swimming pools and wellness areas, all complement the enduring warmth and personalised care of the Mauritian service.
Cristian is from Barcelona in Spain, growing up in a family of restaurateurs, hospitality has always been an important part of his life. Full of energy and with a love for travelling and learning from different cultures, Cristian left Spain to work in England, and has since worked in nine different countries across Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa. He has held roles at Kerzner International, Starwood Hotels and Resorts and InterContinental Hotels Group, as well as at a number of renowned Michelin-starred restaurants, including three Michelin-star The Waterside Inn in the UK. Cristian joined One&Only Le Saint Géran in October 2019 from Atlantis Sanya, where he held the role of Vice President Food & Beverage, working as part of the pre-opening team for the launch of the first Atlantis in China.