Capital Hill Residence

The Capital Hill Residence Film

The Capital Hill Residence, designed by Zaha Hadid for Vladislav Doronin, was the only private residence designed and built by the architect in her lifetime.


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

Barron’s: 20 Minutes With Chairman and CEO of Aman Vladislav Doronin By Mareesa Nicosia |  Feb. 3, 2020 12:01 pm ET Vladislav Doronin was a self-described “Amanjunkie” long before he bought the luxury resort brand, popular worldwide for its wellness offerings and $1,500-plus per-night price tags. In the 1990s, Doronin was a young commodities trader when… Read more »


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


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

Lisa Grainger meets Vladislav Doronin, the billionaire who enjoyed his holiday so much that he bought the brand By Lisa Grainger Holidays can often be life-changing. For Vladislav Doronin, the Russian property developer, one certainly was. The first time he walked into an Aman hotel – Amanpuri, in Phuket, Thailand, in 1990 – he found… Read more »


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 »


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.


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

‘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  Vladislav Doronin is no stranger to the business world. The chairman and CEO of OKO Group, a US-based real estate company, and founder of Capital… Read more »


Capital Hill Residence

Dezeen: “Zaha’s vision allowed me to have all I wanted,” says Vladislav Doronin, client of Hadid’s only house

By Amy Frearson Zaha Hadid was “an architectural genius” says Vladislav Doronin, the client behind the only house the late Iraqi-British architect ever built. In an exclusive interview for Dezeen, the businessman reveals how he was determined to work with Hadid on his forest home near Moscow, even though the architect had never built a private residence… Read more »


Capital-Hill-Residence

Architectural Digest: Zaha Hadid’s Only Private Residential Home Is Now Completed

The $140 million project is half submerged into the ground and located in the heart of a Russian forest TEXT BY NICK MAFI Posted April 5, 2018 For decades, Zaha Hadid dazzled the world with striking, over-the-top buildings that were designed to be noticed. Her elegantly flamboyant creations seemed to stand out more as a force of… Read more »


Financial Times: How Zaha Hadid’s spaceship house landed in a Russian forest

The Capital Hill Residence is the only private house the late architect realised in her lifetime By Edwin Heathcote The description of any vaguely futuristic architecture as sci-fi is overused, but occasionally there is just no other way to describe it. Zaha Hadid, who died two years ago, was the paragon of this approach to construction as… Read more »


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 »


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 »


Vladislav Doronin at Aman Venice

Miami Herald: Real Estate Mogul Vladislav Doronin Stretches his World from Moscow to Miami

Miami Herald: Real Estate Mogul Vladislav Doronin Stretches his World from Moscow to Miami 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 perhaps best known for its Impressionist paintings, the works that resonated with… 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 »


Biscayne Baye View Brickell Waterfront Una Resdidences

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 »


Una Residences Site Brickell Waterfront

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 »


Biscayne Baye View Brickell Waterfront Una Resdidences

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 »


Biscayne Baye View Brickell Waterfront Una Resdidences

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 »


Biscayne Baye View Brickell Waterfront Una Resdidences

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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NEWS: Surface Magazine’s POWER 100: Vladislav Doronin

THERE’S NOTHING UNDERSTATED ABOUT VLADISLAV DORONIN August 3, 2016 THE RUSSIAN 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 Russian businessman. Even if the 53-year-old’s fortune has been built largely on real estate,… 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

Vladislav Doronin’s official Bloomberg profile


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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 »


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NEWS: Dow Jones Business News: Aman Resorts Owner Doronin Scores Legal Wins in Long-Running Dispute

Russian billionaire Vladislav Doronin has scored victories in London and New York in a long-running dispute over a former business partner in his Aman Resorts luxury hotel chain. Mr. Doronin’s first victory occurred earlier last week, when the High Court in London issued an order confirming the settlement between the Russian hotel operator and the… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: ‘Real’ lawyers for Aman Resort Group Ltd file notice in the New York Court dismissing lawsuit and seeking sanctions

11th March 2016, New York: Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP (Kasowitz), the official board appointed lawyers for Aman Resort Group Ltd (ARGL), filed a notice today in the New York Court dismissing the lawsuit that had been improperly filed earlier this week by US law firm Brown Rudnick, who purported to be acting for… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: Statement by Spokesman for Mr Doronin

10th March 2016 “These proceedings are simply the reckless actions of Mr Omar Amanat, in a desperate attempt to cause distraction following his complete failure in the UK Courts this week to have anything further to do with luxury hotel chain Aman. Mr Amanat is using the description ‘involuntary bankruptcy’ in order to confuse people… Read more »


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NEWS: Travel Trade Gazette: Sun Sets on Battle for Aman

Vladislav Doronin has retained full control of Aman, the hotel group he took over in 2014, following a successful High Court ruling in London. The Russian businessman originally paired up with Omar Amanat to buy Aman Resorts for $358 million, at the time prevailing over other bidders for the hotel portfolio, loved the world over… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: Victory for Vladislav Doronin as he secures luxury hotel group Aman in High Court settlement

London, 8th March 2016.  Mr Vladislav Doronin, international businessman, philanthropist and owner of Aman since August 2015 has achieved a successful settlement of all claims in the long-running court dispute. The High Court in London has today issued an order confirming the settlement.  As a result of this settlement, Mr Doronin continues to be in… Read more »


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NEWS: Aman Tokyo named best new hotel in the Wallpaper* Design Awards 2016

Located in the capital’s business district, occupying six floors of the newly built Otemachi Tower, Aman’s Tokyo property marked the brand’s entry into Japan and is also its sole city hotel. The interiors, designed by international firm Kerry Hill Architects, pay homage to the local setting with the use of a serene, natural palette of… Read more »


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NEWS: In South Florida, More Builders Buy in Bulk

24 November 2015 Wall Street Journal ROBYN A. FRIEDMAN Existing condos, coops acquired with plans to demolish and build anew As prime development sites become scarce in many parts of the country, particularly in coastal areas like South Florida, condominium developers are becoming more creative in their efforts to secure buildable land. More builders nowadays… Read more »


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NEWS: Best Urban Hotels 2015 – the winners

Since taking over the stewardship of the Aman hotel group, Vladislav Doronin (W*193) has proven to be every bit as canny as Adrian Zecha, the visionary hotelier who launched the first Aman in 1988. Choosing to open the group’s debut Japanese property in downtown Tokyo – an already heavily saturated market – was a calculated… Read more »


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NEWS: Aman for all seasons

Inventors of the Aman Resorts, the exclusive holiday hideaway, are putting major plans for expansion into action. Claire Wrathall is granted a rare audience The business grew and was sold last year for $358 million to a consortium of investors (now bought out) led by the billionaire Russian construction magnate Vladislav Doronin. It has not… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: Doronin takes full control of Aman

As of 11th of August 2015 Pontwelly Holding Company Ltd (Pontwelly), which was previously the largest lender to Aman, has taken full ownership of the Aman hotel business (Silverlink Resorts Ltd). Following this restructuring the current Chairman of Aman, Mr Vladislav Doronin and Board Director, Mr Alan Djanogly, remain as the only two directors. Olivier… Read more »


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NEWS: Vladislav Doronin’s Capital Hill highlight of Zaha Hadid retrospective at the State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg

Capital Hill – the country house designed by internationally-renowned architect, Zaha Hadid, for Vladislav Doronin, CEO of Capital Group and Chairman of the Board at Aman Group – is one of the highlights of Zaha Hadid at The State Hermitage Museum, the first retrospective exhibition of her work in Russia. The exhibition focuses on the… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: Doronin wins again in long court battle as Amanat loses more ground in fight for Aman Resorts

London, 17th July 2015 Vladislav Doronin, the majority investor and owner of Aman Resorts, has won another victory in the battle over the Aman Group. At the High Court in London on Friday 17th July 2015 Mr Justice Barling rejected Omar Amanat’s application for $US 9 million to be released by the court. Amanat had… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: Aman Unveil New Destination: The Dominican Republic

Vladislav Doronin, Chairman of the Board of Aman, said, “The launch of Amanera is a clear illustration of brand progression and represents a number of firsts for Aman; not only is this our first fully-integrated golf resort, but it is one that unusually presents ocean vistas from every hole. This, our first foray into the… Read more »


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NEWS: The 20 biggest power players in New York City real estate

VLADISLAV DORONIN, 52 Founder and chairman, Capital Group Real estate developer Doronin — worth about $1 billion and dubbed the “Donald Trump of Russia” — founded Moscow-based Capital Group in 1991. Since then, its portfolio has ballooned to include more than 70 luxury residential and commercial projects worldwide. Doronin is also the majority owner of… Read more »


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INTERVIEW: From ‘junkie’ to ‘juror’

April 2015 Vladislav Doronin, majority shareholder and board director of Amanresorts, talks to Hotels Magazine about his vision for the exclusive luxury brand. Click here for the full version originally published in Hotels Magazine.


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NEWS: Vladislav Doronin’s vision for Aman realised at official opening celebration of Aman Tokyo

23 March 2015 Vladislav Doronin’s vision for the urbanisation of Aman was realised with the spectacular official opening party of Aman Tokyo at the Otemachi Tower, Tokyo, Japan last week. Guests included distinguished members from Tokyo’s business elite, celebrities, Aman partners, and global Aman guests. Hollywood was represented with Aman regulars Edward Norton and Drew… Read more »


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VIDEO: Official opening of Aman Tokyo 17 March 2015

Report of the official opening of Aman Tokyo on 17 March 2015, including an interview with Amanresorts CEO Olivier Jolivet. Click on the link to watch the video: www.tv-tokyo.co.jp


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PRESS RELEASE: Doronin has another victory in court battle with Amanat

23rd February 2015 Vladislav Doronin, the majority investor in the Aman Group, has taken another key step in the battle over the Aman Group. At the High Court in London on Friday (20th February 2015) Mr Justice Henderson ordered that Omar Amanat’s company PHRL pay into Court approximately $US 5 million as security for costs… Read more »


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NEWS: Aman looks west in bid to fuel growth

5 February 2015 Group eyes new clientele, with a new website, booking engine and roadshows on the cards, as London office expands. April Hutchinson Aman Resorts is keen to grow its client base beyond its “Amanjunkies” – wealthy guests who stay very loyal to the remote and exclusive resorts around the world. “We are very… Read more »


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INTERVIEW: Vlad Doronin: the Russian hotelier to the stars

22 January 2015 Vladislav Doronin is Russia’s answer to Donald Trump. When the property magnate is not on a yacht with Leonardo DiCaprio, he’s busy dating the world’s most beautiful women. But as a boss of Aman, the hotel group of choice for the super-rich, with properties as far-flung as the Indonesian jungle and the… Read more »


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PHOTO: Vladislav Doronin and Julian Schnabel attend sculpture installation

3 December 2014 Vladislav Doronin and Julian Schnabel are seen at the installation of Julian Schnabel’s monumental sculpture ‘AHAB’ at Miami’s Brickell Flatiron Sales & Design Gallery on 3 December 2014 in Miami, Florida.


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PRESS RELEASE: Amanat fails to dismiss Vladislav Doronin’s claim in continuing Aman dispute

5 December 2014 The Supreme Court of the State of New York hearing Mr Vladislav Doronin’s claim against Omar Amanat for fraudulent inducement to enter an agreement and unjust enrichment, has stayed those proceedings pending completion of related UK litigation. The UK dispute concerns the shareholders agreement governing the management of the Aman Group of… Read more »


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NEWS: Vladislav Doronin and the battle for the most exclusive resorts in the world

[…] Today, Amanzoe is among the Amanresorts caught in a takeover battle the likes of which the luxury-hotel industry has never seen, a Euripides-worthy drama/tragedy in which the temples of transquility have been filled with shouting; and the serenity of Amanresorts has been broken by the litigious voices of an Indian-American businessman, a Russian oligarch,… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: High Court rejects tactical application by Amanat in dispute with Vladislav Doronin

7 November 2014 Another attempt by Omar Amanat to defeat Vladislav Doronin’s legitimate defence in the Aman Group’s shareholder dispute failed in the High Court in London following an interlocutory hearing on Friday 7th November. Amanat’s attempts to prevent the defences of both Doronin’s and Eliasch’s companies being filed and to obtain judgment in default… Read more »


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NEWS: Vladislav Doronin Announces Launch Of Aman Tokyo

4 November 2014 Vladislav Doronin announces the launch of the brand’s first city property: Aman Tokyo, scheduled to open its doors on Monday 22nd December, 2014. Occupying the top six floors of the recently-built Otemachi Tower, Aman Tokyo is an urban sanctuary high above the atmospheric whirl of tradition and modernity that epitomises Tokyo. Not… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: Doronin unimpressed with management changes announced by Peak Hotels & Resorts

Peak Hotels & Resorts Ltd (PHRL), a company currently in provisional liquidation, announced a change to its board by appointing a former Aman Group employee Carolyn Turnbull, as a director. The announcement attempted to suggest that as she would also be representing PHRL interests on the Board of Peak Hotels Resorts Group Ltd and Mr… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: Board room battle for Aman Group heading in Doronin’s favour as latest legal action collapses

25 September 2014 In a judgment officially handed down last night, Wednesday 24th September, following a hearing in the High Court in London on Friday 19th September, Peak Hotels and Resorts Limited, Mr Omar Amanat’s company, once again failed in its attempt to prevent Johan Eliasch, the businessman and Chairman of Head, the global sporting… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: Vladislav Doronin ready to support management of the Aman Group following procedural court hearing

16 September 2014 Vladislav Doronin, the Russian real estate giant and majority shareholder of the Aman Group, is taking another step towards returning the luxury hotel brand to greater stability as he prepares for a hearing in London this week. Following the recent boardroom disagreements, Mr Doronin has been working hard to protect the Aman… Read more »


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NEWS: The global battle for the ultimate luxury hotel chain

4 September 2014 Fortune Magazine … For aficionados, Aman is much more than a hotel. It’s an experience unrivaled anywhere else. At the Aman at Summer Palace in Beijing, guests have access to a secret door that opens onto the east gate of the palace gardens. At the Aman Grand Canal in Venice, they are… Read more »


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PRESS RELEASE: Aman Group’s Doronin Reassures Staff and is Boosted by Eliasch Court Win

23 July 2014 Yahoo! Finance Vladislav Doronin, the majority shareholder of the Aman Group has reassured his staff that the current legal situation would be over soon. He outlined the dispute in an email to staff and then received a boost when his opponents failed to remove fellow Director, Johan Eliasch from the Aman Group board… Read more »


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NEWS: London’s High Court Permits Aman Group’s Board to Remove CEO

1 August 2014 Yahoo! Finance In the latest round of court action regarding the super-luxury hotel chain Aman Group, Mrs Justice Rose sitting in the High Court in London upheld a decision made by the board that their CEO, Mr Adrian Zecha, ceases to be CEO with effect from 1 August 2014. Mr Zecha is… Read more »