ANGUILLA (July 6, 2023) – Malliouhana Resort, the flagship of Anguilla’s luxury tourism industry and the first five-star hotel in Anguilla, is delighted to announce the promotion of George Vlachopoulos to Managing Director. With more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality and tourism industry, and the last four years as General Manager of Malliouhana, Vlachopoulos continues to bring unparalleled leadership expertise, exceptional guest service, and extensive knowledge of revenue management and hotel operations to the resort.
According to Vlachopoulos, “I’m thrilled that I’ve been able to achieve many professional goals here with the support of an incredible team. Malliouhana truly deserves its accolades as the most sought-after destination in the Caribbean, and I love being in a position to help showcase the best of Anguilla through the magic of this storied resort. I am excited to step into this new role and lead the team to even greater heights.”
Originally from Athens, Greece, Vlachopoulos is a Swiss educated Hotelier with post graduate master’s degree & associates’ certificate from Cornell University. Having worked at some of the most renowned luxury resorts in the world, Vlachopoulos held numerous prestigious positions, including Director of Operations at the Ritz-Carlton Reserve in Thailand, the Opening General Manager and Asset Developer of the famed Nihi Sumba Island Resort in Indonesia, and General Manager at the landmark Radisson Blu Park Hotel in Athens.
Under the direction of Vlachopoulos, Malliouhana has become perfectly positioned to build on its legacy of luxury within the global hospitality industry, best known for its modern interiors, world-class cuisine, and transformative experiences. Vlachopoulos possesses a wealth of knowledge and experience, and his leadership has been instrumental in Malliouhana’s transition into an independent hotel, now managed by Storey Hotel Management Group. In his new role as Managing Director, Vlachopoulos will take on higher responsibilities in strategic leadership and development for Malliouhana. His visionary approach will guide the resort through the next phase of its evolution, including the celebration of Malliouhana’s 40th anniversary, to be celebrated in 2024.