Vlad Doronin, Chairman and CEO, Aman Group

Asia Tatler: Aman Group CEO Vlad Doronin Builds on the Past to create Hotels of the Future

Asia Tatler speaks with Aman Group CEO and Chairman, Vlad Doronin, about the opening of Aman New York.


Bar on the Aman New York Garden Terrace

HOTELS Magazine: The Essence of Aman

Vlad Doronin speaks with HOTELS Magazine about the opening of Aman New York and working with Jean-Michel Gathy.


Outdoor dining at Aman New York

The Sunday Times: Aman New York – ‘Serenity and space in the world’s most frantic city.’

It’s the big opening in the Big Apple – but is it worth the £3,000 room rate? The Sunday Times reviews Aman New York following its opening.


Conde Nast Traveler: Aman New York. First In.

Conde Nast Traveler is first in to review the much-anticipated Aman New York.


The pool at Aman New York

Bloomberg: NYC’s Most Expensive Hotel is Now Aman New York

Bloomberg gets a first look at Aman New York and interviews Vlad Doronin about the hotel’s opening.


Forbes USA: One of the World’s Most Luxurious Hotel Brands is Launching a Superyacht

Aman’s ‘Project Sama’ will elevate the at-sea experience when she enters service in 2025.


Bangkok Post: The Legend Returns to Phuket

The Grande Dame of Phuket – the legendary Amanpuri – has ensured that its loyal clientele is not only able to enjoy the renowned intimate experience, but also a host of carefully created new experiences.


Living room render at Aman New York Residences

Wall Street Journal: Manhattan Home at Aman New York in Contract for $55 Million

A full-floor apartment at Aman New York, a luxury condominium on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, is in contract for its full asking price.


The main pool at Amanpuri

Asia Tatler: Aman Hotels is Expanding Its Empire – Vladislav Doronin Shares Why and How

Since he acquired Aman Resorts and Hotels seven years ago, Vladislav Doronin has sought to expand its exclusive universe, which delights a die-hard fanbase the the world over.


The Real Deal: Billionaire Vlad Doronin scores $128m construction loan for Brickell condo tower

OKO Group and Cain International have secured a $128.3 million construction loan for a waterfront Brickell condo project.


Global Construction Review: Miami’s first Class-A office tower in a decade hits halfway point in booming Brickell

OKO Group’s 57-storey tower in Brickell, Miami’s financial district, reaches its milestone halfway construction point and is on schedule for completion in 2022.


Vladislav Doronin and the upcoming tower

The Real Deal: Japan’s tallest tower project will include Aman Resorts luxury residences

Aman partners with Mori Building Company on its Toranomon-Azabudai towers to create Aman Residences, Tokyo.


Business Traveller: Aman to open first branded residences in Tokyo

Luxury hotels and resorts group Aman is set to open its first residence-only development in the world in Tokyo, alongside the Japanese debut of its sister brand Janu.


Hong Kong Tatler: Aman Residences to Debut in Tokyo in 2023

Aman will debut its first residence-only development, Aman Residences Tokyo in 2023. Situated on floors 54 to 64 of the new Toranomon-Azabudai towers, the new Aman Residences will be housed in the same complex as the luxury travel company’s newest sister brand, Janu.


Toranomon-Azabudai Project

Business Wire: Aman Residences, Tokyo and Janu Tokyo Hotel Brand Highlight Toranomon-Azabudai Urban Redevelopment Project

Aman has announced it will partner with Mori Building Co. Ltd, Japan’s leading urban landscape developer. The two main outcomes of the partnership will be the branded residence Aman Residences, Tokyo and luxury hotel Janu Tokyo, Aman’s sister brand, marking the debut of the Janu brand in Japan.


Vlad Doronin, Len Blavatnik and a rendering of Aman Miami Beach (Getty)

The Real Deal: Aman Miami Beach secures another approval tied to luxury hotel and condo project

The developer of the planned Aman-branded luxury hotel and residences secured another approval tied to the redevelopment of the Faena District site. Vladislav Doronin is working with Access Industries Founder Len Blavatnik on the Aman hotel and branded residences project planned for 3425 Collins Avenue.


Miami Herald: Why Vlad Doronin and Jonathan Goldstein are betting billions on Miami

Vladislav Doronin and Jonathan Goldstein speak to the Miami Herald about their projects in Miami and the opportunities within the city. Sales are soaring at the two downtown Miami condo projects being co-developed by OKO and Cain.


The Real Deal: Aman Miami Beach developer secures approval from historic board

The developer of a planned Aman hotel and condo again secured approval from the Miami Beach Historic Preservation Board, after reducing the project’s height and making other modifications.


Vladislav Doronin and Morgan Brennan on CNBC Squawk on the Street

CNBC Squawk on the Street: Vladislav Doronin interviewed by Morgan Brennan on Miami wealth migration

Vladislav Doronin speaks to Morgan Brennan about the unprecedented growth seen in Miami & the shift in buyer activity from Latin America markets to domestic as an influx of residents & businesses migrate to Florida


Aman New York Entrance

Travel + Leisure: Aman New York, The Newest Luxury Hotel Coming to NYC Is Home to a Jaw-dropping Pool With Central Park Views

Aman New York has announced that it will begin welcoming visitors in spring 2021, pressing ahead with an opening in the Crown Building on the corner of Fifth Avenue and 57th Street. And it’s going to have some of the most remarkable hotel pools anywhere.


Aman New York Residence View

Business Traveller: Aman to open hotel in New York

Aman New York will be located at the crossroads of 57th Street and Fifth Avenue, and its opening will coincide with the centenary of the Crown Building – formerly the first home of the city’s Museum of Modern Art.


A view from one of the Aman New York Residences bathrooms

Luxury Travel Advisor: Aman New York Opening Spring 2021

Aman New York will officially open its doors in spring 2021 coinciding with the Crown Building’s 100th anniversary.


Aman New York Penthouse view

Hospitality Net: Aman New York

Luxury hotels group Aman is set to open a new hotel in New York in spring 2021, located in Manhattan’s historic Crown Building, located at the crossroads of 57th Street and Fifth Avenue.


Vladislav Doronin at Aman Venice

FORBES: Interview With Vladislav Doronin, Chairman And CEO Of Aman

Forbes speaks to Vladislav Doronin, the man behind the world’s most preeminent hospitality brand Aman. An accomplished international investor and real estate developer focused on luxury residential, commercial and hospitality properties, he is also founder of leading real estate development firm, Capital Group and Chairman and CEO of OKO Group.


Missoni Baia reaches halfway point

Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat: Italian Designer-Branded Miami Tower Reaches Halfway Point

Missoni Baia, OKO Group’s luxury residential tower in East Edgewater, reaches halfway point in vertical construction


SVA Chinese Herbal Formulas

Hong Kong Tatler: Aman Launches SVA, A New Line of Wellness Supplements

Luxury hotel, resort and spa brand Aman has launched SVA, a new line of holistic formulas and supplements


The Airy Atrium of Aman Nai Lert Bangkok

Travel Weekly Asia: Aman Nai Lert to rise in Bangkok

Thailand holds a special place in our heart ever since the conception of Amanpuri, and our brand, in Phuket over 30 years ago. Aman Nai Lert Bangkok will further cement our vision to bring the Aman ethos to global cities.


Missoni Baia tower on the Edgewater Waterfront

Indulge Magazine: The world’s most opulent brands have joined with prominent developers to elevate Miami’s skyline

Developer Vladislav Doronin, OKO Group’s chairman & CEO, is responsible for bringing to life the spectacular Missoni Baia tower.


Aman Nai Lert Skyline View with Swimming Pool

Singapore Tatler: Bangkok Is The Next Stop For Aman, With Aman Nai Lert Bangkok Opening In 2023

The announcement of Aman Nai Lert Bangkok is a homecoming of sorts for the Aman brand, which began its story when it opened Amanpuri in Phuket over 30 years ago.


Aman Nai Lert Facade

Bloomberg: Aman Nai Lert Hotel and Residences Amid Bangkok Skyscrapers Is Bet Luxury Will Survive

In the middle of Bangkok’s concrete jungle, Aman, best known for its luxury beach resorts, is building “Aman Nai Lert”, its first urban hotel and residences in Thailand.


Missoni Baia Bayfront Swimming Pool

Mansion Global: Trust Your Gut When it Comes to Real Estate, Says Property Developer and Chairman of Aman Resorts

Mansion Global: Vladislav Doronin on branded residences, the importance of a home’s connection to nature, and more BY LUCY COHEN BLATTER  |  MARCH 23, 2020 Vladislav Doronin is an international investor and real estate developer focused on luxury residential, commercial and hospitality properties with a global business portfolio that spans Europe, Asia and the U.S. Mr. Doronin,… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin at Amanpuri, Phuket

The Telegraph: Aman launches sister hotel brand Janu

Aman launches sister hotel brand Janu


830 Brickell Going Vertical Event Vladislav Doronin, Brian Gale and Fran Scola

The Next Miami: 830 Brickell Marks the Start of Vertical Construction

The Next Miami: 830 Brickell Marks the Start of Vertical Construction The 830 Brickell tower developers announced the start of vertical construction. Developer Vladislav Doronin of OKO Group held an event to mark the start of the vertical climb. Completion is on track for 2021. The tower will become the second tallest office building in… Read more »


830 Brickell Skyline

Miami Herald: The second-tallest office building in Miami is going vertical. Here’s a look.

Miami Herald: The second-tallest office building in Miami is going vertical. Here’s a look. BY RENE RODRIGUEZ | FEBRUARY 04, 2020 Vertical construction has begun on an office tower tall enough to change the city’s skyline. 830 Brickell, a joint venture between the Miami-based development firm OKO Group and the global real estate investment firm… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin in his Miami Office

Barron’s: 20 Minutes With Chairman and CEO of Aman Vladislav Doronin

The international businessman left the trading world and went on to build a real estate empire as founder of Capital Group, and as chairman and CEO of OKO Group, a U.S.-based real estate company. His portfolio includes 71 buildings and more than 75 million square feet of residential and commercial property.


Angela Missoni and Vladislav Doronin at the Missoni Baia Art Basel Brunch

Ocean Drive: Art Fashion Fun at the Missoni Baia Art Basel Brunch

Ocean Drive: Art Fashion Fun at the Missoni Baia Art Basel Brunch Shot on Site See the article here


Amanpuri Retail Pavilion by Kengo Kuma

Wallpaper: Kengo Kuma designs a pavilion of floating roofs for Aman’s new retail concept

Wallpaper: Kengo Kuma designs a pavilion of floating roofs for Aman’s new retail concept At the Amanpuri in Phuket, Aman has enlisted Japanese architect Kengo Kuma to design a holistic pavilion to house a new retail concept. Reflecting Aman’s philosophy, the structure fuses traditional principles of Asian architecture with modern design with its rhythmic formation of floating roofs acheived through progressive engineering by Kengo Kuma and Associates Kengo Kuma’s retail pavilion… Read more »


Business Insider: The CEO of a luxury brand that has 5-star hotels around the world explains why Miami is a better city to invest in than New York City in 2020

The CEO of a luxury brand that has 5-star hotels around the world explains why Miami is a better city to invest in than New York City in 2020 By Katie Warren Vladislav Doronin is the chairman of real-estate development firm OKO Group and CEO of Aman Resorts, the luxury resort brand famous for its wellness… Read more »


Aman New York

Business Insider: Aman Resorts, beloved by celebs from Bill Gates to the Kardashians and known for its off-the-beaten-path locations, is opening a luxury hotel in NYC. Here’s what guests can expect.

Aman Resorts, beloved by celebs from Bill Gates to the Kardashians and known for its off-the-beaten-path locations, is opening a luxury hotel in NYC. Here’s what guests can expect By Katie Warren Aman Resorts will open a luxury hotel and private residences in Manhattan’s historic Crown Building on Fifth Avenue Aman Resorts is opening a luxury hotel… Read more »


Business Traveller: Aman to open Miami property

Aman to open Miami property Luxury hotel group Aman has announced plans for its second urban US property, to be located in the Faena District of Miami’s South Beach. The two building development will be situated on the site of the former Versailles Hotel, and will offer a hotel and branded residences. No details have… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin photo: BEN QUINTON

The Times: Vladislav Doronin interview on his Aman hotels and how monks help him to relax

Five years on from Vladislav Doronin’s purchase of Aman, the brand is stronger than ever, with 32 hotels in 21 countries, from the beachside Amankila in Bali to the high-rise Aman Tokyo.


Business Insider: Luxury resort chain Aman Resorts just announced that it’s coming to Miami in 2023

Luxury resort chain Aman Resorts just announced that it’s coming to Miami in 2023 By Katie Warren, Business Insider US Aman Resorts is coming to Miami in 2023, the company announced Wednesday. The luxury resort chain, known for its wellness offerings, will open on Miami Beach and will include private branded residences in addition to the hotel, unlike past Aman resorts…. Read more »


Aman Miami

Miami Herald: The famed Aman luxury brand is bringing a hotel and condos to South Beach

The famed Aman luxury brand is bringing a hotel and condos to South Beach By Rene Rodriguez The hospitality firm Aman, one of the largest and most exclusive luxury resort and hotel developers in the world, is setting up major shop in South Beach. The two-building Aman Miami project, which will include an Aman hotel and… Read more »


Len Blavatnik, 3425 Collins Avenue and Vlad Doronin (Credit: Google Maps, Getty, Wikipedia Commons)

The Real Deal: Len Blavatnik teams with Vlad Doronin on Aman-branded towers in Faena District

Len Blavatnik teams with Vlad Doronin on Aman-branded towers in Faena District Billionaires Len Blavatnik and Vlad Doronin are partnering to build the first Aman-branded development in the Miami area. Blavatnik’s Access Industries and Doronin’s OKO Group plan to build two towers on the site of the former Versailles Hotel at 3425 Collins Avenue in… Read more »


830 Brickell Office Tower Rooftop

Wall Street Journal: Miami Office Developers Step on the Gas

Expected to be the tallest office tower built in Miami in a decade, the 57-story, 614,000-square-foot skyscraper, 830 Brickell, will house a rooftop bar and restaurant when it opens in 2022.


Vladislav Doronin and Michael Dell

The Real Deal: Michael Dell’s firm lends $300M to Brickell office tower project

The Real Deal: Michael Dell’s firm lends $300M to Brickell office tower project By Katherine Kallergis Developer Vlad Doronin and his joint venture partner Cain International closed on the largest office construction loan in South Florida this year for a new tower in Brickell. MSD Partners, the private investment firm of Dell Technologies billionaire Michael Dell,… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin and Aman New York

Wall Street Journal: A Billionaire’s $1.3 Billion Bet on New York’s Iconic Crown Building

These sales speak to the power of the building, its location near the SE corner of Central Park & to the cultish following of his company Aman, which will operate a luxury hotel & service the homes.


Robb Report Malaysia: Vladislav Doronin, Wellness Warrior

Robb Report Malaysia: Vladislav Doronin, Wellness Warrior Wellness Warrior By rchan Amanpuri in Phuket, the group’s jewel on the Andaman coast, recently launched its holistic wellness centre. Treatments span both traditional Chinese medicine and Ayurvedic treatments as well as more contemporary options such as light therapies, infrared saunas and intravenous vitamin drips. These additions are part… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin at Aman Tokyo

Telegraph Ultratravel: Aman on a mission: Aman Resorts CEO Vladislav Doronin on life, luxury and his plans for Aman New York

Telegraph Ultratravel: Aman on a mission: Aman CEO Vladislav Doronin on life, luxury and his plans of Aman New York By Nicole Mowbray | 20 MARCH 2019 Vladislav Doronin is a very busy man. It takes five months of planning before he can find 30 minutes in his diary for our meeting in London, and even then it… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin at Aman Venice

British GQ: Vladislav Doronin on his worldwide portfolio of one-of-a-kind resorts

BY BILL PRINCE, Deputy Editor, British GQ Sunday 13 January 2019 Vladislav Doronin likes to build things. Since founding his development company, Capital Group, in 1991, the Russian-born businessman has completed no fewer than 71 high-end residential and commercial projects, including Moscow’s Oko Tower – at 354 metres, the third-tallest skyscraper in Europe – and Missoni Baia,… Read more »


Amanpuri

Bangkok Post: Lap of luxury

Nianne-Lynn Hendricks interviews Vladislav Doronin for the Bangkok Post ‘Blown away’ by his first encounter with Amanpuri in Phuket, Vladislav Doronin later acquired the storied luxury resort business and is extending the brand into urban retreats and skin care WRITER: NIANNE-LYNN HENDRICKS  “I could see many synergies between real estate development and hospitality, as well… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin Portrait Illustration

The Compendium by Centurion: Vladislav Doronin, the unsurpassed collector of the Avant-Garde

From his Russian Suprematist paintings bought as a teenager to his art-filled Moscow penthouse, Vladislav Doronin is an unsurpassed collector of Avant-Garde Art


Aman Tokyo

Architectural Digest: How Aman Changed Hotel Design Forever

Thirty years ago marked the beginning of a new chapter in hospitality—the inception of Aman precipitated the birth of a new elite club of the world’s most discerning travelers and aesthetes


Vladislav Doronin and Jonathan Goldstein

Miami Herald: Real estate developers ran out of waterfront property. Now they might want to buy yours

By Rene Rodriguez | March 06, 2018 07:00 AM OKO Group spent a year negotiating individual sales of all of the 61 units on the property, paying a total of $48 million to buy the 11-story building outright in 2016. Soon, they will tear it down. With vacant waterfront property in short supply throughout Miami-Dade County, real… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin

Robb Report: Is the Traditional Hotel Chain Dead? Three industry titans weigh in

BY AMY LOUISE BAILEY ON FEBRUARY 19, 2018 Way up in the heavens of the luxury hotel game is Aman, the innovative chain that has been setting a new tone in travel since its first property opened in Thailand in 1988. The brand’s die-hard fans follow it around the globe, from Cambodia to the Caribbean,… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin with his English bulldog Mozart off the coast of Miami

FT’s How To Spend It: Vladislav Doronin’s perfect weekend in Miami

The founder of Capital Group counts Aman and the forthcoming Missoni Baia in Miami among his hospitality and residential holdings NOVEMBER 24 2017 / CHRISTINA OHLY EVANS “Miami is such a dynamic place and there is always something to do, from tennis tournaments to Art Basel to the annual boat show. But what I love most is the weather: the… Read more »


Aman New York, Crown Building, Fifth Avenue and 57th Street

Bloomberg: Aman Resorts Is Bringing $50 Million Condos to NYC

Scheduled to open in 2020, the resort will have 83 hotel rooms and 20 apartments By James Tarmy 26 October 2017 Vladislav Doronin, the chairman and chief executive officer of Aman Resorts, the super-luxury hotel chain, is standing in the middle of a filthy concrete husk of a room in midtown Manhattan. “Look at this!” he says,… Read more »


Aman New York, Crown Building, Fifth Avenue and 57th Street

Curbed: Crown Building’s ultraluxury conversion will include $100M+, 5-story penthouse

The Midtown icon is being remade into a luxury hotel and condo by Aman BY ZOE ROSENBERG OCT 27, 2017 The penthouse at Aman New York will span five floors and include indoor and outdoor pools. It’s poised to ask over $100 million.  By the numbers, the days of New York’s ultraluxury boom are behind… Read more »


Town & Country: An Aman Hotel is Coming to New York

The luxury property will also have 20 private residences—including a $100 million penthouse overlooking Central Park by LINDSAY SILBERMAN OCT 26, 2017 Aman Junkies rejoice: the luxury hotel chain has announced its plans for an 83-room “urban sanctuary” in New York City. Set to open in 2020, the property—a combination of hotel suites and 20… Read more »


Aman New York

TTG: Aman to open first New York hotel

Hotel operator Aman has announced that it will open its first hotel in New York Aman New York will be the brand’s second urban property when it opens in 2020 – the Singapore-based company already operates a hotel in Tokyo. It will be Aman’s third US hotel after Amangiri in Utah and Amangani in Wyoming…. Read more »


Aman New York, Crown Building, Fifth Avenue and 57th Street

Hotels Mag: It’s official: Aman entering New York

Hotels Mag: It’s official: Aman entering New York By Jeff Weinstein on 10/26/2017 Set to debut in 2020, Aman’s third property in the United States and second in a major city center was announced Thursday as the neo-classical Beaux-Arts Crown Building overlooking Central Park will be transformed into the 83-room, 20-residence Aman New York. Designed… Read more »


Edgardo Defortuna, Xavier Suarez, Rosita Missoni, Vladislav Doronin, Francis Suarez, Hani Rashid, Lise Anne Couture & Paris Forino

Haute Living: Missoni Baia Breaks Ground In Edgewater Miami

Edgardo Defortuna, Xavier Suarez, Rosita Missoni, Vladislav Doronin, Francis Suarez, Hani Rashid, Lise Anne Couture & Paris Forino Break Ground at a Ceremony for Missoni Baia in Edgewater, Miami BY COLIN DANIELS | OCTOBER 25, 2017 Fashion and real estate are coming together in one of the latest real estate projects to hit Miami. OKO Group,… Read more »


Francis Suarez, Fran Scola, Vladislav Doronin, Ana Cristina Defortuna & Edgardo Defortuna

The Real Deal: Missoni Baia breaks ground

Developer Vlad Doronin funding construction with equity By Ina Cordle and Katherine Kallergis | October 13, 2017 06:15PM Wearing a bright blue sequined outfit, a man on a jet pack approached Missoni Baia’s sales center from the bay to pick up a woman playing the saxophone, and they both soared back into the air, kicking off the groundbreaking… Read more »


Amanyangyun

Financial Times: The man who moved an ancient forest — to surround Shanghai’s newest hotel

Threatened by a new dam, historic houses and 1,000-year-old trees have been transported 700km to create Amanyangyun’s lavish resort near Shanghai


Ena Espino, Catalina Martinez, Luis Revuelta, Inga Leshchinsky , Edgardo Defortuna, Vladislav Doronin, Jim Cohen, Rafael Gonzalez, Liliana Pinto-Torres

South Florida Business Journal: Developer Vladislav Doronin to break ground on 57-story condo in Edgewater 

South Florida Business Journal: Developer Vladislav Doronin to break ground on 57-story condo in Edgewater  By Brian Bandell – Senior Reporter, South Florida Business Journal A development group led by Russian billionaire Vladislav Doronin will break ground on the Missoni Baia condo tower in Miami’s Edgewater neighborhood on Oct. 12. The groundbreaking ceremony will take… Read more »


Amanpuri

HOSPITALITY NET: Eleven New Hotels For Vladislav Doronin’s Aman

Approaching its fourth decade, and embracing 31 resorts, hotels, residences and expeditions in 20 destinations, Aman is a distinguished collection of intimate retreats providing uncompromisingly exclusive hideaways. Magical, rare and unparalleled, Aman properties grow authentically out of their environments, invoking a sense of harmony, belonging, and an experience which inspires and re-energises body, mind and… Read more »


Amanpuri

TRAVEL WEEKLY ASIA: Aman owner: We will safeguard the brand

  In preparing to take the Aman brand across the world, owner and chairman, Russian Vladislav Doronin, says his executive team is committed to strengthening and safeguarding the iconic brand. “We do not have plans to radically transform the brand,” he said. Having established itself in Asia, Aman is now focusing on further expanding the… Read more »


Amanbagh, India

FTNNews: Aman to open 11 new hotels

Approaching its fourth decade, and embracing 31 resorts, hotels, residences and expeditions in 20 destinations, Aman will continue under the leadership of Chairman, Vladislav Doronin, his executive team is committed to strengthening and safeguarding the iconic brand. A robust development strategy is in place, and having firmly established itself in Asia, Aman is now focusing… Read more »


Amanyangyun, Shanghai

LATTE LUXURY NEWS: Eleven New Hotels For Vladislav Doronin’s Aman

Approaching its fourth decade, and embracing 31 resorts, hotels, residences and expeditions in 20 destinations, Aman is a collection of retreats providing exclusive hideaways. Amanpuri which inaugurated in 1988, remains the brand’s flagship, but the unveiling of Aman Tokyo in 2014 marked a milestone for the group, with its ability to immediately transport guests away… Read more »


Aman Tokyo

HOTEL MANAGEMENT: Aman plans expansion into Europe, Americas and Asia

HOTEL MANAGEMENT: Aman plans expansion into Europe, Americas and Asia With a strong Asia portfolio in place, London-based Aman is now focusing on further expanding the collection in the Western Hemisphere. The company is focused on destinations close to existing Aman properties. Eleven new hotels and resorts, each with a residential component, were signed in… Read more »


Amanyangyun, China

LUXURY TRAVEL ADVISOR: Luxury Hotel Buzz: Aman Resorts Plans 11 New Properties

LUXURY TRAVEL ADVISOR: Luxury Hotel Buzz: Aman Resorts Plans 11 New Properties by Mary Winston Nicklin Aman junkies, rejoice. The luxury hotel group—which currently comprises 31 properties in 20 countries—has recently announced 11 new hotels and resorts in Asia, USA, South America, Europe and Japan. On Twitter, Chairman Vladislav Doronin’s exact words were: “We continue… Read more »


Amankora, Bhutan

HOTELSMAG.COM: Aman adding 11 new properties to its pipeline

HOTELSMAG.COM: Aman adding 11 new properties to its pipeline With details yet to emerge, Aman is reporting that it has signed and is developing 11 new hotels, each with a residential component. The expansion will add South America as an Aman destination for the first time with further resorts in Southeast Asia, the United States,… Read more »


Amanemu, Japan

4 HOTELIERS: Eleven new hotels for Aman.

Approaching its 30th anniversary in 2018, and embracing 31 resorts, hotels, residences and expeditions in 20 destinations, Aman is a distinguished collection of intimate retreats providing uncompromisingly exclusive hideaways. Magical, rare and unparalleled, Aman properties grow authentically out of their environments, invoking a sense of harmony, belonging, and an experience which inspires and re-energises body,… Read more »


Amangani USA

TTG Asia: Aman turns expansion focus westwards

Luxury hotel brand Aman will focus its expansion in the Western Hemisphere, after spending almost 30 years establishing its Asian foothold that spans 31 resorts, hotels, residences and expeditions across 20 destinations. Eleven new hotels and resorts, each with a residential component, were signed in 2016 and are in development. These properties will be located… Read more »


Amanyara, Turks and Caicos

CPP Luxury: Aman Resorts to open eleven new properties

Luxury hotel group Aman will focus its expansion in the Western Hemisphere, after spending almost 30 years establishing its Asian foothold that spans 31 resorts, hotels, residences and expeditions across 20 destinations. Eleven new hotels and resorts, each with a residential component, were signed in 2016 and are in development. These properties will be located… Read more »


Amanera, Dominican Republic

Indulge Magazine: Real Estate Mogul Vladislav Doronin Sets his Sights on the West

Indulge Magazine: Real Estate Mogul Vladislav Doronin Sets his Sights on the West, Focusing on Projects Centered on Elegance and Artful Precision December 20, 2016 Words by Jane Wooldridge As a boy growing up in the palatial city of St. Petersburg, Russia, Vladislav Doronin first visited the Hermitage with his mother. Though the museum is… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin and Howard Lorber

URBAN LAND: ACCESS TO PUBLIC SPACES, WATERFRONT LOCATIONS DRIVING HEALTHY LUXURY CONDO MARKET IN SOUTH FLORIDA

Urban Land: Access to Public Spaces, Waterfront Locations Driving Healthy Luxury Condo Market in South Florida December 19, 2016 By Nicole Martinez Traditionally one of America’s largest condo markets, Miami’s urban center has experienced a luxury condo boom since the real estate crisis of 2008. Fueled largely by international buyers, luxury condominium developers have raced… Read more »


Missoni Baia Infinity Pool

OCEAN DRIVE: EDGEWATER’S REAL ESTATE & CULTURAL OFFERINGS MAKE IT THE PERFECT PLACE TO LIVE IN MIAMI

Ocean Drive: Edgewater’s Real Estate and Cultural Offerins make it the Perfect Place to Live in Miami December 19, 2016 By Jon Warech GEOGRAPHICALLY DESIRABLE, WITH SOME OF THE BEST VIEWS IN MIAMI, EDGEWATER WAS DESTINED FOR SUCCESS. BUT WITH NEW LUXURY CONDOS AND BURGEONING CULTURAL OFFERINGS, THE TIME IS NOW FOR LIVING ON (AND… Read more »


Missoni Baia Miami Residences Skyline

SOUTH FLORIDA BUSINESS JOURNAL: 5 VIEWS ON REAL ESTATE FROM ULI CONDO CONFERENCE

South Florida Business Journal: Five Views on Real Estate from the ULI Condo Conference November 30, 2016 By Brian Bandell Leaders of Miami’s condominium and development industries gathered on Wednesday for an Urban Land Institute conference where they addressed pressing issues, such as how long the real estate cycle will last and what impact President-elect… Read more »


Vladislav Doronin, Jonathan Goldstein, Alicia Cervera and Ottavio Missoni

THE REAL DEAL SOUTH FLORIDA: ON THE SCENE AT BILLIONAIRE VLAD DORONIN’S PRIVATE ART BASEL BASH

The Real Deal: On the Scene at Billionaire Vladislav Doronin’s Private Art Basel Bash November 30, 2016 03:45PM Real estate and art share a special relationship in Miami, especially during the week-long Art Basel event every year, when thousands of the world’s wealthy elite come to peruse both art pieces and properties. To commemorate Art… Read more »


MIAMI HERALD: WITH $54 MILLION LAND DEAL, RUSSIAN BILLIONAIRE MAKES ANOTHER BIG BET ON MIAMI

November 30, 2016 BY NICHOLAS NEHAMAS Russian billionaire Vladislav Doronin has paid $54 million for a waterfront two-acre parcel of land in Edgewater that belongs to a Catholic monastic order. The site extends half a block west from Biscayne Bay between Northeast 27th Street and Northeast 26th Terrace. It sits directly north of a planned… Read more »


Aman Miami

SOUTH FLORIDA BUSINESS JOURNAL: BILLIONAIRE DEVELOPER SNAGS WATERFRONT SITE IN MIAMI’S EDGEWATER FOR $54M

November 23, 2016 A subsidiary of OKO Group, led by Russian-born billionaire developer Vladislav Doronin, paid $54 million for a 2-acre site along Biscayne Bay in Miami’s fast-growing Edgewater. Doronin launched sales in March for the Missoni Baia condo tower on the south side of the recently acquired site. It appears he wants to follow… Read more »


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THE REAL DEAL SOUTH FLORIDA: VLADISLAV DORONIN ADDS TO EDGEWATER ASSEMBLAGE WITH $54M PURCHASE

November 23, 2016 Property is north of OKO Group’s planned Missoni Baia condo tower By Ina Cordle Vladislav Doronin’s OKO Group just paid $54 million to buy a 2-acre parcel fronting Biscayne Bay, adding to the Russian billionaire developer’s assemblage in Miami’s Edgewater neighborhood. The property, at 720 Northeast 27th Street, is north of OKO… Read more »


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THE REAL DEAL SOUTH FLORIDA: VLAD DORONIN TAPS BURJ KHALIFA ARCHITECT TO DESIGN BRICKELL SKYSCRAPER

October 13, 2016 OKO Group plans to build a 47-story luxury condo building on the site Billionaire Russian developer Vladislav Doronin has selected Chicago-based Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture to design one of his Brickell condo towers. The project will mark the first in Miami for AS+GG, whose principal designed the world’s tallest tower,… Read more »


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THE NEXT MIAMI: RUSSIAN DEVELOPER HIRES ARCHITECT OF WORLD’S TALLEST TOWER FOR BRICKELL CONDO

By TNM Staff on October 13, 2016 Vladislav Doronin’s OKO Group has announced that Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture will design an upcoming Brickell condo project at 175 SE 25th Road. The new tower will top off at 47 stories, or 613 feet above ground. It is the second tower in OKO’s $1bn pipeline… Read more »


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MIAMI HERALD: DORONIN NAMES ARCHITECT FOR SECOND MIAMI PROJECT

October 13, 2016 BY JANE WOOLDRIDGE OKO Group, the development firm led by Russian billionaire Vladislav Doronin, has named Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture as design architects for the South Brickell Residential Tower. The 47-story luxury tower will be located on Biscayne Bay at 25th Road, overlooking the Rickenbacker Causeway. It will replace an… Read more »


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SOUTH FLORIDA BUSINESS JOURNAL: BILLIONAIRE DEVELOPER TAPS ARCHITECT OF WORLD’S TALLEST BUILDING TO DESIGN BRICKELL CONDO TOWER

Oct 13, 2016, 10:01am EDT OKO Group, led by billionaire Russian-born developer Vladislav Doronin hired Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture to design its condo tower planned in Miami’s booming Brickell neighborhood. The developer hasn’t revealed the details of the proposed tower other than to say it would be 47-story tall, so it’s up to… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: OKO GROUP ANNOUNCES ADRIAN SMITH + GORDON GILL ARCHITECTURE FOR SOUTH BRICKELL RESIDENTIAL TOWER

October 12, 2016 OKO Group Development is the First Building in Miami for Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture   Second Project for Vladislav Doronin’s Miami-based OKO Group   MIAMI, Florida | October 12, 2016: OKO Group has appointed Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture (AS+GG) as the Design Architects of a new ultra-luxury condo… Read more »


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NEWS: THE NEW YORK POST: YOU CAN LIVE IN A HOME DESIGNED BY ARMANI, FENDI OR MISSONI

September 28, 2016 Miami’s luxe Missoni Baia residences, set to debut in 2019, will be decked out with the fashion brand’s famous zigzags. By Heidi Mitchell September 28, 2016 Coco Chanel once famously said, “Fashion is architecture.” But in 2016, the reverse rings true. Top houses are going beyond clothes, bags, jewelry and beauty to… Read more »


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NEWS: THE REAL DEAL: MIAMI BOARD RECOMMENDS APPROVAL FOR BENTLEY EDGEWATER AND MISSONI BAIA PROJECTS

57-story, 146-unit Missoni Baia will be the fashion brand’s first residential project By Francisco Alvarado Miami’s Urban Development Review Board signed off on waivers Wednesday requested by the developers of a Bentley hotel in Edgewater, as well as by Russian developers Vladislav Doronin and Oleg Baybakov for their Missoni Baia luxury tower. Doronin and Baybakov are… Read more »


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NEWS: OCEAN DRIVE: WHY FASHION’S BIGGEST BRANDS ARE GETTING INTO RESIDENTIAL DESIGN IN MIAMI

September 21, 2016 By Becky Randel Some of fashion’s most iconic brands are collaborating on sky-high Miami buildings with runway-worthy aesthetics. Missoni Baia Missoni chose Edgewater for its first-ever branded residences. Missoni Baia’s waterfront tower has colorful interiors (designed under the creative direction of Angela and Rosita Missoni), as well as Missoni Home furniture throughout,… Read more »


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NEWS: SOUTH FLORIDA BUSINESS JOURNAL: THREE MAJOR PROJECTS UNDER REVIEW IN MIAMI’S EDGEWATER/MIDTOWN

Three large development prospects in Miami’s booming Edgewater and Midtown neighborhoods are set for review this month. The area, along Biscayne Bay between downtown Miami and the Julia Tuttle Causeway, has been a hotbed for development, with new residential towers, hotels and retail. Developers have capitalized on its proximity to the urban core and its… Read more »


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Surface Magazine’s POWER 100: Vladislav Doronin

Surface Magazine’s POWER 100: Vladislav Doronin August 3, 2016   THE REAL ESTATE MAGNATE BUILDS LAVISH PROPERTIES DESIGNED BY ICONIC ARCHITECTS, AND HE’S GOT HIS GAZE SET SQUARELY ON THE U.S. INTERVIEW BY SPENCER BAILEY Vladislav Doronin is no ordinary businessman. Even if the 53-year-old’s fortune has been built largely on real estate, it’s not… Read more »


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NEWS: VLADISLAV DORONIN IN THE BISNOW 2016 MIAMI POWER 50 THE MOST INFLUENTIAL PLAYERS IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

PEOPLE TO WATCH: Vladislav Doronin, founder, OKO Group and Capital Group A new force is landing in Miami. This Russian billionaire’s 85-story OKO Tower in Moscow is Europe’s tallest building. He owns the famed Aman resort empire, and is seeking to expand it into city hotels as well. (One potential location: The top 20 floors… Read more »


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NEWS: Vedomosti: Vladislav Doronin: The Sky’s the Limit

Expanding the Chain ‘On this issue I won’t compromise’ – Vladislav Doronin, owner of the Aman hotel chain on growing the business vertically, elegant simplicity, and future plans. Text by Kristina Moskalenko In March 2016, the High Court in London issued an order confirming a settlement, in which Russian developer, Vladislav Doronin, was to have… Read more »


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NEWS: The Peak Hong Kong: A Man of Many Places

Russian billionaire Vladislav Doronin made his fortune building a property empire. He rose to fame as the jet-setting owner and chairman of Aman, the resort name favored by A-list celebrities and the billionaire crowd. STORY RYAN SWIFT It has been a tumultuous legal road, but property magnate Vladislav Doronin has finally gained sole ownership of… Read more »


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NEWS: Miami Hearld: Russian billionaire betting big on Miami’s luxury condo market

Branded by the well-known Italian fashion house, the Missoni Baia will offer 146 condos fronting Biscayne Bay Rendering of the Missoni Baia building in Edgewater, Miami Two other condo projects are planned in the Brickell area; Doronin also owns Aman and is scouting Miami Beach locations While most developers are pulling back as Miami’s high-end condo… Read more »


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Bloomberg Profile: Vladislav Doronin

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NEWS: Wall Street Journal: Russian Developer Sets His Sights on Miami

Billionaire teams up with Missoni for luxury South Florida complex By IRA IOSEBASHVILI Russian property mogul Vladislav Doronin flew to Milan earlier this year to wrap up his deal with Italian fashion house Missoni. The company, he believed, was partnering with him on one of his first U.S. developments. But once he arrived, Mr. Doronin… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: US Judge Dismisses Improper Bankruptcy Filed by Claimed Creditors of ARGL

At a hearing in a New York court today, US Bankruptcy Judge Shelley Chapman heard argument on a motion to dismiss the involuntary bankruptcy action filed by purported creditors against ARGL (Aman Resorts Group Limited) – a BVI holding company with no assets or liabilities or interest in the similarly named but unrelated luxury Aman… Read more »