Crystalbrook Collection bolsters leadership team ahead of growth phase

Murray Gordon joins the Crystalbrook leadership team.

Crystalbrook Collection has added two key positions to its leadership team as the Group prepares to expand its portfolio.

Murray Gordon has been appointed as director, development and Raphael Antonini as director, hotel investments.

Prior to joining Crystalbrook, Gordon was associate director at PDS Group, a national development and project management consultancy. He has also held senior positions with Pointcorp and Multiplex.

Raphael Antonini has been appointed director, hotel investments.

Most recently Antonini was director, acquisitions and development for Ovolo Hotels and Mojo Nomad. He has also held senior positions with CBRE Hotels, Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels and Hospitality Group and Hilton Worldwide.

Crystalbrook Collection currently owns and operates two hotels in Sydney and Cairns. Four more hotels are currently in development and construction with openings scheduled for later this year, 2020 (two openings) and 2022. In the next stage of expansion, the Group is looking to add several more hotels across Australia and New Zealand.