Investor & Developer
Dolphin Capital Investors
Playa Grande is fully owned by Dolphin Capital Investors (Dolphin).
Dolphin (www.dolphinci.com) is a leading global investor in the residential resort sector in emerging markets and one of the largest real estate investment companies quoted on AIM in terms of net assets. Dolphin seeks to generate strong capital growth for its shareholders by acquiring large seafront sites of striking natural beauty in the eastern Mediterranean, Caribbean and Latin America and developing sophisticated leisure-integrated residential resorts.
Since its inception in 2005, Dolphin has raised €948 million ($1.3 billion) of equity, has become one of the largest private seafront landowners in Greece and Cyprus and has partnered with some of the world`s most recognised architects, golf course designers and hotel operators.
Dolphin`s portfolio is currently spread over approximately 63 million m2 of prime coastal developable land and comprises 14 large-scale, leisure-integrated residential resorts under development in Greece, Cyprus, Croatia, Turkey, the Dominican Republic and Panama and a 49.8% strategic participation in Aristo Developers Ltd, which is one of the largest holiday home developers in south east Europe with more than 60 smaller holiday home projects in Cyprus.
Dolphin is managed by Dolphin Capital Partners, an independent real estate private equity firm.
Zoniro is Dolphin’s global luxury lifestyle and residential resort brand, established to develop and operate some of Dolphin’s large luxury residential resorts. Zoniro leverages on Dolphin’s Aristo development platform and integrates Dolphin’s international local development teams.
The Playa Grande Zoniro development and operating team includes a dedicated group of over 75 professionals and other employees, and combines a thorough knowledge of the country with strong operating and development expertise.