MEET YOUR TEAM

MEET YOUR TEAM


CHARLES BROOKFIELD
Chairman
Charles has over 30 years of experience in the hotel industry. He has opened resorts in Cancun, Cabo San Lucas, Puerto Vallarta, Palm Springs, Park City, San Francisco, Hawaii, Guam, Jakarta, and Bali. Charles was instrumental in building the largest hotel chain in Hawaii and has been a pioneer in the industry, bringing the condotel concept to Indonesia. Charles created Archipelago in 1997 and has been living in Southeast Asia ever since.
JOHN M. FLOOD
President & CEO
Coming from Ireland, John has worked for over 30 years in the hotel and restaurant business in Dublin, London, Paris and Copenhagen. He moved to Indonesia more than 15 years ago managing and opening new hotels and resorts. He is responsible for the rapid growth of the company’s seven core brands ranging from 2 star to 5 star. John received his MBA from the University of Leicester in England.
NORBERT VAS
VP Business of Development & Operations
Norbert has more than 25 years of hotel industry experience in Indonesia, the USA, Germany, Belgium, Spain and Austria. His most recent positions include Director of Operations at The InterContinental Bali Resort, General Manager at the Swiss-Belhotel Golden Sand Resort Vietnam, and Director of Sales & Marketing at the Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta.
HERU PURWONO
VP of Finance
Heru brings over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry in different parts of Indonesia. He has served as financial controller of international brands such as Hilton, Intercontinental and the Accor group prior to joining Archipelago International, and today,Heru oversees the finance divisions of all of Archipelago’s properties.
LUKAS K. SAMALI
VP of HR
Lukas has gained over 20 years of experience in the field of Human Resource development from various international hotel chains in Indonesia and Singapore. Prior to joining Archipelago International, he had several successful stints in Oberoi Resorts Indonesia, Jakarta Hilton International and at the Island Hideaway Resort, Republic of Maldives, before finally becoming the Director of Hospitality Executive Search (HES) for the Indonesian Office.
JULES BROOKFIELD
VP of Technology & Integration
Graduated from Northeastern University in Boston with a degree in Computer Science, Jules specializes in software development and internet-related business. He is currently working to automate, integrate and standardize many aspects of our business to ensure that Archipelago International stays at the forefront of this digital age.
TENAIYA BROOKFIELD
VP of Sales & Marketing
Tenaiya joined Archipelago tasked with building its entire online sales and marketing, websites and reservation functions from the ground up. The team swiftly became the biggest revenue producing division of our company, winning awards across Indonesia ahead of our competition. She was recently promoted as VP of Sales & Marketing, tasked to do the same for our offline sales and marketing functions as well as restructure both divisions to become a unified power sales & marketing force.
WINSTON HANES
Director of Operations
Winston Hanes has more than 20 years of experience with various international hotel chains in Boston, Milan, and Hawaii. Since joining Archipelago International in 1998 he has worked in Jakarta, Bali and Cebu (Philippines) as Executive Chef, Corporate Chef ico F&B, General Manager, and Regional General Manager. He will be coordinating the Operational Regional Managers and assisting all hotel and villa operations to ensure that guest expectations are continually exceeded.
GERARD BYRNE
Managing Director of Archipelago Overseas
Gerry has over 25 years corporate banking, real estate and consultancy experience in hospitality and leisure projects. He is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute in the UK and received his MBA from the University College of Estate Management, Reading, England. He brings multi-industry strategic management expertise to our team, which will assist us in developing our business internationally.