25 September 2017, Vietnam – Banyan Tree and Angsana Lăng Cô, under the management of the Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts, has appointed Mr. Brett Burton as the Area General Manager of the two beachfront resorts located within the world-class integrated resort Laguna Lăng Cô in Central Vietnam. In his new appointment, Brett is responsible for the successful management of 62 private pool villas of Banyan Tree Lăng Cô and 229 contemporary rooms and suite of Angsana Lăng Cô.
Prior to joining Banyan Tree and Angsana Lăng Cô, Brett was the Area General Manager and General Manager of Vinpearl Danang, Hoi An and Nha Trang and held senior positions with Mandarin Oriental and Hyatt International.
Brett has a Bachelor of Leisure Management degree from Griffith University and an M.B.A. from the University of New England, both in Australia. He is also a certified Bikram hot yoga instructor.
With his expertise of over 20 years in the hospitality industry across the globe in different departments including Operations, Marketing, Commercial Innovation, Guest Satisfaction, Project Management and Brand Development, Brett believes in continual learning and upgrading by listening to people, understanding the desires of high-end travellers and adapting to various cultures.
“Since its opening five years ago Banyan Tree and Angsana Lăng Cô has become one of the most luxurious resorts in Central Vietnam and enjoyed many successes. I am excited and look forward to leading the exceptional team, and to welcoming guests to experience the incredible culture Vietnam has to offer,” said Brett.
Banyan Tree and Angsana Lăng Cô strongly believe that Brett will contribute to the resorts’ service excellence and Banyan Tree’s signature hospitality standards and working closely with the team to deliver continual success to the two resorts.