La Vie Hotels

Welcome. This Is Who We Are


At La Vie Hotels & Resorts, we are proud of our unique culture. Our people demonstrate passion, commitment, and creativity in every aspect of their work.

Each team member has a diverse background across an unprecedented variety of sectors, offering personalised, expert knowledge and a unique way of thinking. We offer comprehensive management services from a team of engaged, diligent and imaginative talent intending to maximise return through adeptly designed procedures and processes tailor-made for each individual venture.

We believe in putting people first. Our dedication starts from the ground up with continued investment to grow and improve our people. It is our belief that success stems from prolonged relationships of trust and respect, and our client’s corporate identity and strategic goals are at the forefront


We deliver bespoke and innovative management solutions.  The portfolio represents a collection of diverse properties from hotels in bustling downtown cities, resorts in popular tourism destinations and boutique hotels in sought-after locations. The group currently operates hotels and resorts across Australia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Greater China, Maldives, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Ukraine and Vietnam, including those under development.

We understand an owner’s mindset, as we are owners ourselves. As an owner and operator, we provide a unique ‘one-stop shop’ approach resulting in a cohesive and strategic response to our client’s real estate objectives in Hospitality.

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About Lavie Hotels and Resorts

We are the region’s leader in third-party hotel management. We leverage our established relationships to secure our clients’ world-renowned brands on preferential, competitive terms. Our team is committed to delivering unprecedented comprehensive Hotel Management by incorporating expert knowledge and passion into the business. We have a wide and varied scope of experience focused on extracting the best returns for our owners.



With our expertise, dedication and commitment, we inspire our valued partners and colleague


We are intensely focused on serving our clients by creating value and building long-lasting relationships in order to achieve their commercial objectives.


We look to provide a razor-sharp and unrivalled 360-degree solution. We inspire by always aiming to exceed the goals and expectations of our partners, colleagues and shareholders.

Jerry Xu
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Priscilla Tran
Chief Financial Officer
Head of Development - Lavie Hotels and Resorts
Chris Batterham
Chief Development Officer
Head of South & Southeast Asia - Lavie Hotels and Resorts
Shankar Sreekumar
Head of South & Southeast Asia
David Wray

Senior Director, Growth & Development, ASIA

Alan Christie

Senior Director, Growth and Business Development, AMEA

Lachlan Harris
Group Director of Commercial
Russell Cool

Group Director of Operations, Australia

Group Director of Finance, Australia - Lavie Hotels and Resorts
Nelsy Zreik
Group Director of Finance, Australia
Ryan Isemonger
Group Director of People & Culture
Waeaffal Rahim
Director Finance, South & South-East Asia