TURKS AND CAICOS RESIDENCES TEAM
The thoughtfully designed master plan for Andaz Turks & Caicos Residences at Grace Bay ensures that every suite and residence will feature breathtaking ocean views. Interiors will be finished in the sophisticated style that sets the Andaz brand apart as a global trend-setter in locally inspired contemporary luxury. The property will be home to multiple restaurants and bars, including one of the top destination bars and restaurants on the island—an elevated venue with unobstructed panoramic sunset views and tranquil ocean breezes. A concierge will be available to assist with a full array of lifestyle arrangements, such as dining reservations, sporting excursions, health and wellness activities, and spa treatments. Taken together, the built environment and superlative services raise the bar for excellence on Grace Bay Beach by many measures.
Through their individual contributions, here is the team that is bringing the Andaz Turks and Caicos Residences experience to life:
VISTA DEVELOPMENT LTD.
Co-Founded by R. Matt McDonald and Jonathan Siegel, Vista Development Ltd. is a Turks & Caicos-based sister company to Colorado-based ProNet Capital, LLC, a boutique private equity and real estate development firm. Over the past two decades, the firm has been involved in the development and co-development of multifamily properties in the Seattle area and hospitality properties primarily in the Caribbean market. With over 20 years of experience working in the Turks and Caicos Islands and throughout the Caribbean, and having capitalized over $370 million of Caribbean projects, Vista added a top-tier construction team in 2021 lead by Senior Construction Project Manager Steve McConaughy, and including a Quantity Surveyor, an MEP specialist, a finish specialist, and a logistics coordinator. These construction professionals have over 100 years of combined Caribbean experience and over $1.3 billion in completed construction projects, rounding out the Vista Construction and Development Team.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is a leading global hospitality company guided by its purpose – to care for people so they can be their best. As of March 31, 2023, the Company’s portfolio included more than 1,250 hotels and all-inclusive properties in 75 countries across six continents. The Company's offering includes brands in the Timeless Collection, including Park Hyatt®, Grand Hyatt®, Hyatt Regency®, Hyatt®, Hyatt Residence Club®, Hyatt Place®, Hyatt House®, Hyatt Studios, and UrCove; the Boundless Collection, including Miraval®, Alila®, Andaz®, Thompson Hotels®, Dream® Hotels, Hyatt Centric®, and Caption by Hyatt®; the Independent Collection, including The Unbound Collection by Hyatt®, Destination by Hyatt®, and JdV by Hyatt®; and the Inclusive Collection, including Impression by Secrets, Hyatt Ziva®, Hyatt Zilara®, Zoëtry® Wellness & Spa Resorts, Secrets® Resorts & Spas, Breathless Resorts & Spas®, Dreams® Resorts & Spas, Hyatt Vivid Hotels & Resorts, Alua Hotels & Resorts®, and Sunscape® Resorts & Spas. Subsidiaries of the Company operate the World of Hyatt® loyalty program, ALG Vacations®, Unlimited Vacation Club®, Amstar DMC destination management services, and Trisept Solutions® technology services. For more information, please visit www.hyatt.com.
BYD GROUP LTD.
BYD Group Ltd. was first established in Turks & Caicos in 2005 to undertake construction work as a sub-contractor in TCI followed by significant growth in the Jamaican construction market. Currently, BYD GROUP LTD is composed of AYD Construction LTD (Jamaica), BYD TCI Construction (Turks & Caicos), GYD Security LTD (Jamaica). Since the establishment of BYD GROUP LTD, the team has focused on serving construction business in the Caribbean, actively responding to the needs of varied types of engineering projects, and now has rapidly emerged as one of the region’s most competitive and promising construction enterprises.
RAD Architecture Inc. is a design firm specializing in hospitality, commercial, and residential projects. This boutique firm offers clients a wide range of design services with personalized attention to detail. RAD is dedicated to providing innovative design solutions while respecting its clients’ economic, marketing and aesthetic goals. Every project undertaken by the firm is treated individually, and benefits from the years of hospitality, residential and commercial design experience RAD principals and associates bring to their work. The unique design created by RAD reflects the culture and atmosphere of their locations, and at times, the themes requested by their clients. Notable projects include The Shore Club Turks and Caicos, The Regent Palms in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands.
MODUS OPERANDI A+D
Modus Operandi A+D, Inc. is an international design firm based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, with core expertise in the design of luxury hotels, resorts, and condominiums. The firm’s principal, supported by a team of exceptional architects and interior designers, brings clients 30 years of experience in the design arena, including a body of work comprising some of the most exclusive, innovative, and unique hotel properties from around the world. Past and present clients include Hyatt International, Hilton Hotels, Four Seasons Hotels, Capella Hotels, and Shilla Hotels, among others. Modus Operandi was established with the goal of providing its clients personalized and exceptional service and design. The firm has purposely remained small, allowing the principal direct, focused, and continuous involvement in each project the firm undertakes. In addition to the core of professionals based in its Florida offices, Modus Operandi has the support of two licensed architects in Madrid, Spain. Modus Operandi approaches each new commission as a unique opportunity to create integrated environments that have their own personality while reflecting the spirit of their locale and are beautiful, effective, and functional.