Luis Riu, CEO of RIU Hotels & Resorts
RIU Hotels & Resorts is not only about hotels. There is a team of professionals behind it dedicated to creating experiences and unforgettable memories. And at the head of it all is Luis Riu, our CEO, directly responsible for the Expansion, Design, Construction and Marketing of all our hotels. His vision, instinct and passion is a source of inspiration to everybody working at RIU Hotels. That is why we are delighted to launch a new section in which he personally shares his personal thoughts, knowledge and plans. Are you with us?
21 January, 2022
Luis Riu, CEO of RIU Hotels & Resorts, approaches 2022 with hope. The chain ended 2021 with profits and plans to open new hotels in Senegal, Mexico and Zanzibar throughout this year. The chain is also preparing to enter Toronto, London and Chicago with the Riu Plaza segment in 2023.
18 November, 2021
48 years of career within RIU Hotels corroborate this: Félix Casado is a trusted figure in the Riu family. He is the director of the Atlantic Zone, a point of reference during the group's expansion in the Canary Islands and an example for the new generations. From Cordoba to Mallorca, and from there to Gran Canaria, this is his story.
30 September, 2021
Luis Riu, CEO of RIU Hotels & Resorts, looks back at the history of the Riu Plaza España, one of the chain’s most emblematic hotels, and reveals some surprises that guests will soon be able to discover. Did you know that popular artists have performed on the terrace and scenes from TV series and video clips have been filmed there?
26 July, 2021
The CEO of RIU Hotels & Resorts, Luis Riu, talks with us about his passion for music, a hobby that has led him to play at parties with sets that reach thousands of people, thus creating the concept Riu Party. These theme parties are unique to the chain’s hotels. Get to know better Luis Riu the DJ!
25 May, 2021
Luis Riu, CEO of RIU Hotels & Resorts, has announced that the chain will resume activities at 17 hotels between May 20 and June 5 following the shutdown imposed by the COVID-19 crisis. RIU, thus, is looking forward to the summer of 2021 with optimism and 76 establishments open.