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?
16 May, 2022
Luis Riu, the CEO of RIU Hotels & Resorts, is delighted to resume the Riu Parties this year, the most exclusive RIU events, available in 5 of the chain’s destinations. He also hopes to take the the Riu Get Together Parties to 3 more locations in 2022: Jamaica, Sal Island (Cape Verde) and Costa Mujeres (Mexico).
1 April, 2022
April 8, 2022 is the date set for the official opening of the Riu Baobab, the first RIU Hotels & Resorts hotel in Senegal and West Africa. Luis Riu, CEO of the chain, reveals some of the secrets of one of the most anticipated openings of the year in the global tourism sector.
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?