FHTA Board of Directors 2020 – 2021

Following the FHTA Annual General Meeting on Thursday 27 August 2020, the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association Board of Directors stand as follows;

FHTA Board of Directors 2020-2021
The FHTA Board of Directors for 2020-20219 are:

  • Brian Kirsch, Robinson Crusoe Island Resort – President
  • Tammie Tam, Warwick Hotels and Resorts – Vice President
  • Tarun Patel, Vision Investment Ltd (Hilton Fiji/DoubleTree Resort Sonaisali Island/Tadrai) – Vice President
  • Nicholas Darling, Volivoli Beach Resort
  • Allan Gortan, Paradise Taveuni
  • Patrick Wong, Viwa Island Resort
  • Narend Kumar, Tanoa Hotel Group
  • Neeraj Chadha, Marriott International Inc. (Fiji Marriott/Sheraton Fiji/Sheraton Villas/Westin)
  • Steven Andrews, Castaway Island, Fiji
  • Francis Lee, Shangri-La’s Fijian Resort & Spa
  • Vincent Macquet, Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa
  • Lachlan Walker, InterContinental Hotel Group (InterContinental Fiji/Holiday Inn Suva)
  • Bradley Robinson, Raffe Hotels & Resorts (Plantation/Lomani/Fiji Gateway)
  • Viliame Vodonaivalu, Grand Pacific Hotel / FNPF
  • Azam Khan, Hexagon Group of Hotels
  • Robert Speed, Captain Cook Cruises Fiji

Executive Committee (ExCom)

  • Brian Kirsch, Robinson Crusoe Island Resort – President
  • Tarun Patel, Vision Investment Ltd (Hilton Fiji/DoubleTree Resort Sonaisali/Tadrai) – Vice President
  • Tammie Tam, Warwick Hotels & Resorts – Vice President
  • Neeraj Chadha, Marriott International Inc. (Fiji Marriott/Sheraton Fiji/Sheraton Villas/Westin)
  • Nick Darling, Volivoli Beach Resort

In addition, ExCom also oversee the Membership, Policy & Legal and FRCS Subcommittees.

Sub Committees *(to be updated once sub committees are confirmed 01.09.20)

MARKETING PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
Brian Kirsch [Chair] – Robinson Crusoe Island Resort Patrick Wong [Chair] – Viwa Island Resort
Nick Darling – Volivoli Beach Resort Tammie Tam – Warwick Hotels & Resorts
Patrick Wong – Viwa Island Resort Brian Kirsch – Robinson Crusoe Island Resort
Steven Andrews – Castaway Island, Fiji Nick Darling – Volivoli Beach Resort
Vincent Macquet – Sofitel Fiji Resort Francis Lee – Shangri-La’s Fijian Resort & Spa
HUMAN RESOURCES/INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS (HR/IR) DOMESTIC TRANSPORT
Brian Kirsch [Chair] – Robinson Crusoe Island Resort Allan Gortan [Chair] – Paradise Taveuni
Tammie Tam – Warwick Hotels & Resorts Stuart Gow – Resort Support
Patrick Wong – Viwa Island Resort Justin Hunter – The Pearl Shack
Tarun Patel – Vision Investments Ltd [Hilton Fiji/DoubleTree Sonaisali/Tadrai]
Narend Kumar – Tanoa Hotel Group MARINE OPERATORS (includes Surf)
Neeraj Chadha – Marriott International Inc. [Marriott/Sheraton/Westin] Nick Darling [Chair] – Volivoli Beach Resort
David Jamieson – Yacht Help
ENVIRONMENT Cynthia Rasch – Port Denarau Marina
Nick Darling [Chair] – Volivoli Beach Resort Adam Wade – Vuda Marina Ltd
Patrick Wong – Viwa Island Resort Uri Kurop – Denarau Surf Dive N Ski
Steven Andrews – Castaway Island, Fiji
DIVE (DiveComm)
FEFHA MANAGEMENT Nick Darling [Chair] – Volivoli Beach Resort
Tarun Patel [Chair] – Vision Investments Ltd [Hilton Fiji/DoubleTree Sonaisali/Tadrai] Mike Agnew – Viti Water Sports
Allan Gortan – Paradise Taveuni
Stuart Gow – Resort Support

CEO is an ex-officio member of each subcommittee