Bernard Forster

Chief Asset Management & Risk Officer - Sun Resorts

Currently occupying the post of Chief Asset Management & Risk Officer at Sun Resorts, Bernard Forster joined Sun Limited in July 2015 as Group Director of Asset Management.

Prior to joining SUN, Bernard asset managed the hotel and real estate portfolio of Aujan Group Holding, notably in Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe and the UAE. Previously he served as VP Asset Management of IFA Hotel Investments, where he asset managed IFA’s hotel and real estate portfolio in Namibia, South Africa, Zanzibar and Lebanon.

Bernard commenced his career in the hospitality industry in 1991 at the Savoy Group in London.  He gained diverse experience through consulting as Director of HVS Global Hospitality Services, based in London where he was responsible for Africa, the Middle East and Turkey during his ten-year tenure to 2008. 

Aged 49, Bernard is an experienced asset manager with focus on the complete asset life cycle in the hospitality field and the wider real estate market.