Berkeley hires hotel specialist for One Tower Bridge

Berkeley Homes has recruited a hotel specialist as Development Manager at its super-prime One Tower Bridge scheme.

Douglas-Acton-422x660Acton’s joins the property developer from Melia’s ME London Hotel, where he was Director of Sales and Marketing for the launch. He was previously Sales & Marketing Director for the likes of Clivedon, the Royal Crescent in Bath and Verta, next to the heliport in Battersea, at the (now defunct) von Essen group,

Douglas Acton (pictured): “I look forward to contributing to the establishment of One Tower Bridge as an icon of luxury living in London, tailored to the individual needs of its residents. Hospitality is ever adapting, and defined by the people and surroundings you are serving in, which is why Berkeley’s pioneering approach to deliver the ultimate service, will create an incredible place for people to call home.”

Harry Lewis, Managing Director at Berkeley Homes (South East London): “Douglas is a significant addition to our team. His senior position in the hospitality sector will help us to deliver a new standard of five-star luxury living for future residents at One Tower Bridge as well as a unique sales and marketing approach to those purchasing at the highest level.”