Hotels and Lodges Sector
Chief Operating Officer of Sudima Hotels and Hind Management
Les Morgan is the Chief Operating Officer of Hind Management. The group has approximately $400m in hotel assets under direct ownership or management within New Zealand. Hind Management is nationally recognised as a sector leader in sustainability, diversity, and an employer of choice.
In 2019, Sudima Hotels was presented with the New Zealand Tourism Awards ‘Supreme Tourism Award’. The group employs over 650 people across hotels, restaurants, bars and day spas with a combined annual turnover of more than $75m.
Les is an advisory board member of Hotel Council Aotearoa and industry representative to several government leadership groups. He has won multiple awards for tourism, business and hotel leadership and was the recent recipient of a New Zealand Ministry of Defence Award for Patron Excellence.