Kerzner International Holdings, the owner of the iconic Atlantis Resort and Residences and ultra-luxury One&Only Resorts brands worldwide, has announced the promotion of two key executives. Philippe Zuber has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer and Brett Armitage has been promoted to the new role of Chief Commercial Officer for Kerzner International.

Philippe Zuber will lead the successful operation of all Kerzner resorts, including the flagship Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai, the recently opened Atlantis, Sanya in China, the entire One&Only collection, and Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort in Morocco.

Philippe joined the Company in 2015 as President and Chief Operating Officer for One&Only Resorts, where he successfully launched the evolution of the brand beyond award-winning beach resorts, to include Nature Resorts, Urban Resorts and One&Only Private Homes. He also led the successful multimillion-dollar rebirth of the iconic One&Only Le Saint Géran in Mauritius, as well as the opening of One&Only’s second nature resort, One&Only Nyungwe House in Rwanda.

Newly appointed 'Chief Commercial Officer',  Brett Armitage will lead all Commercial functions of Kerzner International, overseeing Global Revenue, Distribution, Communications, Marketing and Sales. He is also responsible for the successful launch and integration of new resorts, as Atlantis and One&Only continues to strategically grow around the world.

“As we continue to strategically grow our existing portfolio, I am incredibly pleased to have such experienced executives to support our Operations and Commercial disciplines,” commented Michael P. Wale, Chief Executive Officer, Kerzner International. Both executives report directly to him. “Philippe and Brett have been integral to the ongoing success of Atlantis and One&Only resorts around the world. Their leadership will make us more nimble and efficient with our existing portfolio, driving financial performance and preparing our business for future focused growth.”