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?
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.
29 April, 2021
The CEO of RIU Hotels & Resorts, Luis Riu, reviews the history of RIU in Jamaica with his sons Luis and Roberto Rodríguez, as well as with Alejandro Sánchez, the regional head of Operations for the English-speaking Caribbean and the United States in this 20th anniversary of the chain’s first hotel in that country.
18 February, 2021
Despite the difficulties derived from the COVID-19 pandemic in the tourism industry, RIU Hotels & Resorts will face 2021 with determination and with new projects in Spain and abroad. The chain's CEO, Luis Riu, assesses 2020 and talks about the company's plans for this year.
22 December, 2020
Luis Riu kicks off the activity at the Riu Dubai, the chain's first hotel in the Middle East. The RIU Hotels & Resorts CEO cut the opening ribbon together with the Chairman of Nakheel, Mohammed Ibrahim Al Shaibani, RIU's partner in the launch of this 4-star all-inclusive hotel.
30 November, 2020
Naomi Riu, daughter of the CEO of RIU Hotels & Resorts, Luis Riu, is in charge of the Finance Department of the group. Luis Riu talks about Naomi Riu's professional career, both inside and outside the chain, and tells us about the teamwork with his daughter, to whom he must report back, as Head of Operations.