Nigel holds a degree in hospitality management and started his career as a district catering manager in the U.K.before moving into the human resources field after identifying a training gap in the catering industry. He was awarded a Fellowship to the Hotel Catering and Institutional Management Association in the U.K. for his work.
During his 30 years in the industry, at least 20 of them were spent in developing the Asian market for some of the big names in the multi-national hotel industry. He comes to KS Resorts from Akaryn Hospitality Management, which includes two Aleenta resorts, where he was director of operations. He is also well known for his tenure at Koh Samui’s Baan Taling Ngam Resort and Le Meridien Khao Lak.
Nigel is a former president of SKAL Samui and an active member of the Thai Hotels Association.