"During the past 13 years, Paul has together with the Board of Directors, put Clearwater Bay firmly on the world map of quality private Club’s, continually developing facilities, setting solid financial structures, recruiting top line managers and satisfying a very demanding and diverse membership across 3 differing Clubs. Paul has become an industry respected leader, a strategic planner, builder of teams, hands on operator and above all a very effective communicator with all levels of the Board, members and staff."
Mr Benny Yam
Chairman of The Clearwater Bay Golf and Country Club, Hong Kong (1993-95)
"During his tenure as General Manager, Paul has demonstrated superior organisational, communication and managerial skills. He has deftly coordinated and led a team of 300 staff. The Club Board and its members have benefited significantly from Paul’s noble vision and ambitions for the Club. The professionalism and enthusiasm he has brought to Clearwater Bay is unparalleled. I cannot more heartily endorse an esteemed leader an inspiring motivator and a dependable friend."
Mr Tony Cheng
Chairman of The Clearwater Bay Golf and Country Club, Hong Kong (2003-08)
"Paul was an integral part of the Sanctuary Cove management team and due diligence committee which developed the prospectus packages, through which the resorts owners offered its interest in the Club and courses for sale to current and future members, as transferable equity memberships The Australian records set through this offering were due in no small part to Paul’s close involvement in all aspects of the offer from an operational and saleability perspective."
Mr Geoff Grady
Chief Executive Officer of The Sanctuary Cove Golf and Country Club, Australia
“Paul Grainger’s vast experience in the development and management of high end leisure facilities made him a key member of the team charged with the responsibility of producing the Links Hope Island prospectus. His significant input enabled the development process to be fast tracked so that deadlines were met and ensured that an effective and thorough administration and sales process was put into place. Paul is a clear strategic thinker, who has the ability to communicate effectively both at boardroom and operational levels. His expertise has broad application across the many challenges of the leisure and Club industry.”
Mr Alan Meacock
Executive General Manager (Development) of Links Hope Island, Australia