FHTA Board of Directors 2019 – 2020

Following the untimely passing of the late Dixon Seeto, the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association Board of Directors stand as follows;

FHTA Board of Directors 2019-2020

The FHTA Board of Directors for 2019-2020 are:

  • Brian Kirsch, Robinson Crusoe Island Resort – Acting President
  • Anthony Acland, Captain Cook Cruises – Vice President
  • Tammie Tam, Warwick Hotels and Resorts – Vice President
  • Peter Gee, Grand Pacific Hotel – Treasurer
  • William Whiting, Treasure Island Resort
  • Tarun Patel, Vision Investment Ltd (Hilton Fiji/DoubleTree Resort Sonaisali Island/Tadrai)
  • Allan Gortan, Paradise Taveuni Resort
  • Patrick Wong, Viwa Island Resort
  • Nick Darling, Volivoli Beach Resort
  • Narend Kumar, Tanoa Hotel Group
  • Neeraj Chadha, Marriott International Inc. (Fiji Marriott/Sheraton/Westin)
  • Steven Andrews, Castaway Island, Fiji
  • Francis Lee, Shangri-La’s Fijian Resort & Spa
  • Vincent Macquet, Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa

Executive Committee (ExCom)

  • Brian Kirsch, Robinson Crusoe Island Resort – Acting President
  • Anthony Acland, Captain Cook Cruises – Vice President
  • Peter Gee, Grand Pacific Hotel – Treasurer
  • Tarun Patel, Vision Investment Ltd (Hilton Fiji/DoubleTree Resort Sonaisali/Tadrai)
  • Tammie Tam, Warwick Hotels & Resorts
  • Neeraj Chadha, Marriott International Inc. (Fiji Marriott/Sheraton/Westin)

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

Sub Committees

MARKETING PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
Brian Kirsch [Chair] – Robinson Crusoe Island Resort Patrick Wong [Chair] – Viwa Island Resort
William Whiting – Treasure Island Resort Tammie Tam – Warwick Hotels & Resorts
Nick Darling – Volivoli Beach Resort Brian Kirsch – Robinson Crusoe Island Resort
Patrick Wong – Viwa Island Resort Anthony Acland – Captain Cook Cruises
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 Tony Acland – Captain Cook Cruises
Patrick Wong – Viwa Island Resort Stuart Gow – Resort Support
Tarun Patel – Vision Investments Ltd [Hilton Fiji/DoubleTree Sonaisali/Tadrai] Justin Hunter – The Pearl Shack
Narend Kumar – Tanoa Hotel Group
Neeraj Chadha – Marriott International Inc. [Marriott/Sheraton/Westin] MARINE OPERATORS (includes Surf)
Tony Acland [Chair] – Captain Cook Cruises
Nick Darling – Volivoli Beach Resort
ENVIRONMENT David Jamieson – Yacht Help
Nick Darling [Chair] – Volivoli Beach Resort Cynthia Rasch – Port Denarau Marina
Anthony Acland – Captain Cook Cruises Adam Wade – Vuda Marina Ltd
Andrew Davidson – InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa Uri Kurop – Denarau Surf Dive N Ski
Patrick Wong – Viwa Island Resort
Steven Andrews – Castaway Island, Fiji DIVE (DiveComm)
Nick Darling [Chair] – Volivoli Beach Resort
FEFHA MANAGEMENT Mike Agnew – Viti Water Sports
Tarun Patel [Chair] – Vision Investments Ltd [Hilton Fiji/DoubleTree Sonaisali/Tadrai] Allan Gortan – Paradise Taveuni
Peter Gee – Grand Pacific Hotel Stuart Gow – Resort Support
Tony Acland – Captain Cook Cruises

CEO is an ex-officio member of each subcommittee