One&Only Resorts has announced the appointment of James Wyndham as General Manager, Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley.
In his new role, James is responsible for the operation of Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley where he will lead the continued innovation of extraordinary guest experiences that celebrate The Blue Mountains.
“James’ international hospitality experience combined with his deep knowledge of the Australian market and commitment to service excellence make him the perfect fit for this job,” commented Mark DeCocinis, President and Chief Operating Officer of One&Only Resorts. “I know he is excited to return to Australia.”
James joined Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley as Resort Manager earlier this year following his transfer from Atlantis, The Palm, the flagship entertainment destination resort of Kerzner International. At Atlantis, James successfully held the position of Vice President, Guest Relations of the iconic resort for 4 years. He started his career in hospitality over two decades ago and has worked for multiple international hospitality groups. James was also involved with the opening of One&Only Hayman Island where he played a key role as part of the pre-opening task force.
Prior to James joining the Kerzner International portfolio of resorts, he worked with Accor, Ritz Carlton, Four Seasons, and Jumeirah Group, and he has held roles in various areas, including Food and Beverage and Sales. In addition to his hospitality experience, James also held the position of Director of Trade and Investment, and as Trade Commissioner and Deputy Consul General for Australian Government entities based in the United Arab Emirates.