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.
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.
Managing Director of Resort Development and Construction Services
With over 35 years’ experience in the construction and engineering industry, Andrew Lawson joined The Resort Group PLC in 2009 as Group Development and Construction Director. A Chartered Quantity Surveyor with a vast amount of experience in construction and project management. Andrew previously was employed as a Regional Managing Director for a national developer and prior to this as Regional Director for a national construction consultancy specialising in Quantity Surveying, Project & Construction Management, Planning supervision and dispute resolution.
Board Director / Non-Executive Director
With over 20 years’ experience in the Hospitality and Leisure industry, Ignacio Prada joined The Resort Group PLC in 2010. Prior to his current position Ignacio served as Hospitality and Leisure Head at the Resort Group where he managed the growth and the operations of our Resorts and subsidiary companies. Previously Ignacio held the role of Managing Director at the Luxury brand Melia Hotels International, and started his executive position career at IHC Group in Madrid. Married with four Children, he resides in Spain.