Amanresorts sold to private equity fund led by founder Adrian Zecha
A private investor group led by Peak Hotels & Resorts Group Ltd. today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Amanresorts, the world’s premier international luxury hotel group, from DLF Global Hospitality Ltd, a member of Indian based DLF Group . Under the terms of the transaction, Aman Resorts Group Ltd., a joint venture between Peak Hotels & Resorts and Amanresorts founder Adrian Zecha, has acquired 100% of the equity of Silverlink Resorts Ltd., the owner of Amanresorts, for an enterprise value of approximately US $358 million. Zecha will continue as Chairman of Amanresorts.
Founded in 1988, Amanresorts operates 26 premier properties under the Aman brand in 18 countries. Each of its one-of-a-kind properties features locally-sourced materials, reflecting the resort’s natural surroundings and the traditions of local cultures in Phuket, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, France, Greece, French Polynesia, India, Indonesia, Italy, Laos, Montenegro, Morocco, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Turkey, Turks & Caicos Islands, USA and Vietnam.