One&Only Resorts Appoints Robert Logan as General Manager, One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, Mexico
One&Only Resorts has appointed Robert Logan as General Manager, One&Only Palmilla, effective 30 October 2017. Robert takes over the legendary Mexican resort after joining One&Only Resorts in 2016. In his new role, Robert will be responsible for the overall operation of the iconic resort, and leading the award-winning One&Only Palmilla team renowned, for their intuitive and genuine service.
Robert possesses more than 25 years of experience in the luxury hospitality industry in a career that has taken him across borders and cultures, giving him vast global experience working in locations around Asia, the Indian Ocean, Europe, the Caribbean and The Americas. An expert in development of new business initiatives and operational standards, Robert will ensure the consistent delivery of the One&Only Resorts brand promise at One&Only Palmilla.
“We are pleased that Robert will join us in Los Cabos, Mexico at such an exciting time for One&Only Palmilla and the One&Only brand,” commented Philippe Zuber, President and Chief Operating Officer, One&Only Resorts. “Robert has a deep understanding of One&Only brand values, and possesses the experience and knowledge to lead One&Only Palmilla and deliver unforgettable experiences for our loyal guests.”
Prior to joining One&Only Resorts, Robert was a stand-out luxury hospitality industry leader working with notable brands, including Raffles Hotel in Singapore, where he was General Manager from 2006 to 2008, followed by four years as General Manager of Sandy Lane Resort in Barbados where he reopened the resort and redeveloped the executive team. Most recently, Robert presided over a period of significant growth as the Interim Head of Asia for GLH Hotels where he oversaw the Asia hotel portfolio, including brand launches, operational management and financial performance.
Beginning his career in the late 1980’s, Robert has also held positions at the famed Claridges Hotel, the Savoy Hotel, The Peninsula - first in Manila then Beijing - the Four Seasons in both Dallas and Bangkok and top restaurants in France, Switzerland and Hong Kong.
Created exclusively for the ultra-luxury market, One&Only is conceived as a hallmark of excellence. Set in some of the most beautiful locales in the world, each award-winning resort offers guests a distinctive style and personality borne of its local culture, a genuine hospitality and a lively energy that is unrivalled. One&Only has announced the expansion of the portfolio with the inclusion of resorts in nature, urban centres and One&Only Private Homes. These new experiences will complement the existing resort collection including One&Only Reethi Rah in the Maldives; One&Only Le Saint Géran in Mauritius; One&Only Royal Mirage and One&Only The Palm in Dubai; One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, Mexico; One&Only Cape Town in South Africa; Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley in The Blue Mountains in Australia and One&Only Nyungwe House in Rwanda. As part of the new portfolio, One&Only has announced a second resort in development in Rwanda, One&Only Gorilla’s Nest, as well as One&Only One Za’abeel in Dubai. Other resorts in development include One&Only Desaru Coast in Malaysia, One&Only Kéa Island in Greece and One&Only Portonovi in Montenegro, the first properties for the collection in Europe, and two new resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, One&Only Mandarina and One&Only Xala. More information on One&Only is available at oneandonlyresorts.com