La Vie Hotels & Resorts, an independent hotel operator in the Asia Pacific region, has appointed Craig Bond to the role of Managing Director.
Based out of the group’s head office in Sydney, Bond will lead the company as it heads into a period of exponential growth, and will build the group’s reputation as an independent hotel operator of choice in the region.
Bond is an award-winning hotelier with a large portfolio of successfully developed and branded hotels, resorts, spas and restaurant concepts throughout the Asia Pacific region under his belt.
He joins the team from ONYX Hospitality Group in Bangkok, Thailand, where he was most recently executive vice president – COO.
Previously, Bond served as vice president, operations at Oakwood Worldwide Singapore and has also held roles across Australia as area general manager Oceania with Pan Pacific Hotels Group in Sydney, and area general manager with Mirvac Hotels and Resorts in Melbourne.