The Resort Group Board of Directors brings together a wealth of experience and expertise from diverse and complementary markets. This includes both public and private sectors, and across real estate, travel, manufacturing and in particular the world of finance and banking.
Sir Peter Middleton GCB
Sir Peter has wide experience in both the public and the private sectors. He is a former Permanent Secretary to HM Treasury, former Chief Executive and Chairman of the Barclays Group, a former Senior Advisor to Fenchurch Advisory Partners and recently retired as UK Chairman of Marsh and Maclennan. Sir Peter is currently Chairman of Burford Capital, and former Chancellor of the University of Sheffield.
Chief Executive Officer
Founder and sole shareholder of The Resort Group PLC, Rob is an entrepreneur who established the Group in 2007 following successful development projects in Spain and Canada. Rob has a Financial Services background in Banking and the Prudential Corporation, and his areas of expertise include corporate strategy, sales and distribution, real estate development and corporate relations.
Chief Financial Officer
Andrew Scott has over 25 years of financial experience gained in both public and private equity environments across several industry sectors. His experience covers both B2B and B2C as well as regulated and non-regulated entities. Andrew joined The Resort Group PLC in 2014 from Travelex, where he was Finance Director of its global operations across retail, wholesale and outsourcing. Prior to this, he was Finance Director of Ladbrokes Worldwide, and has held roles at Grand Metropolitan plc and De La Rue plc. He trained as a Chartered Accountant with Arthur Andersen.
Chief Operating Officer
Charlie King joined The Resort Group PLC in 2009 from his role as Head of UK Operations for Middle Eastern Developer, Damac. He has over 30 years’ experience in manufacturing, financial services and real estate sales. Formerly a Managing Director of a division of Friends Provident Estate Agents and subsequently Countrywide Group, Charlie has a wealth of experience in real estate sales, marketing, and operations.
Following 30 years in investment banking and asset management (Paribas, Credit Suisse, Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein and Morgan Stanley), in London, New York and Tokyo, 25 of those years as a main board director and 20 as Chief Executive, Keith founded Communities and Provident International to deliver tailored investment solutions. As a Risk Management expert, Keith was personal advisor to the Chair of the Standards and Ethics Committee of the International Accounting Standards Committee for 20 years.
Philip is a Director of Harris Johnston providing Consultancy Services to corporate clients in the hotels sector. He has 27 years experience in the property industry and is the former Head of Savills Hotels. Over the last two years Philip has been involved in over €5 billion of hotel and leisure property deals throughout UK, Europe and internationally.