Past & Present Partners

DCI Advisors has partnered with some of the world’s most recognised hotel operators, architects and golf operators for the creation of sophisticated leisure integrated residential resorts in emerging markets. On a project by project basis, DCI Advisors has joint ventured with leading local or international operating and investment partners.

Hotel Operators


Aman is a collection of unique and intimate luxury resorts in the most captivating destinations across the world. Aman is DCI's operating partner in two developments: Amanzoe at Porto Heli and Amanera at Playa Grande.


GHM Hotels is a collection of top luxury hotels and boutique resorts in Asia, Middle East and Europe with contemporary Asian design. GHM are DCI's operating partner at Kilada Country Club, Golf & Residences.


Luxury holiday resorts, business and spa hotels around the world. Kempinski partnered with DCI Advisors at Lavender Bay Resort.

Nikki Beach

A natural progression from the famous Beach Club brand, Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts is a collection of lifestyle boutique hotels and resorts in desirable beachfront and urban locations. Nikki Beach are DCI's operating partner at the Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Porto Heli.


Oberoi Hotels & Resorts is synonymous the world over with providing the right blend of service, luxury and quiet efficiency.

One & Only

One & Only are DCI's operating partner at the One & Only Kea Island Resort in Kea, Greece.

Waldorf Astoria

Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts offers upscale and luxury accommodations in the world’s top destinations. Waldorf Astoria was DCI's operating partner at Sitia Bay Golf Resort.

The Ritz-Carlton

Ritz-Carlton offer luxury hotels and resorts that craft unforgettable travel experiences you return to simply by closing your eyes. Ritz Carlton were DCI's operating partner at Pearl Island with their most exclusive Ritz Carlton Reserve brand.



Established by renowned American Architect Ed Tuttle, Paris based architectural agency Designrealization were responsible for the design of the Aman in Porto Heli.


Denniston is a consulting form structured to provide comprehensive design services in the field mostly associated with the hospitality industry.

Hart Howerton

A team of strategists, planners, architects, landscape architects and designers with a global practice headquartered in New York and San Francisco. They have been involved in the Masterplanning and design of Pearl Island, Playa Grande Club and Reserve and Plaka Bay Resort.


With over five decades of experience, EDSA has helped shape the global practices of planning, landscape architecture and urban design. They are responsible for the masterplan of Lavender Bay Resort , Eagle Pine Golf Resort and Apollo Heights Polo Resort.

Heah & Co

London-based Heah&Co is an internationally renowned architectural firm that enjoys a highly collaborative relationship with Aman resorts under the guidance of Adrian Zecha’s distinctive vision. They have been instrumental in the design of the Oberoi at Scorpio Bay Resort.


Founded in 1999, Oppenheim Architecture + Design has garnered global recognition for socially and environmentally conscious architecture, as well as setting. They were responsible for the design of the Kempinski at Lavender Bay Resort.

RAMSA (Robert AM Stern)

Robert A.M. Stern Architects is a 300-person firm of architects, landscape architects, interior designers, and supporting staff. They have been instrumental in the architectural guidelines and design of certain elements in Venus Rock Golf Resort.


Over the course of the last six decades, WATG has become the world’s leading design consultant for the hospitality, leisure and entertainment industries. They have worked with DCI Advisors on the design  of the Waldorf Astoria in Sitia Bay Golf Resort and the hotel in Livka Bay Resort.

Cemal Mutlu

Designers of LaVanta Resort, Cemal Mutlu aim to create more enjoyable places to live in, taking tradition as reference in our designs after detailed research.

Porphyrios Associates

Established in 1985, Porphyrios Associates offer professional services in architecture, urban design and masterplanning. The range of our services varies from urban design studies to architectural and interior design. They were commissioned to develop the resort Design at Eagle Pine Golf Resort.

Golf Course Design

Jack Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus and Nicklaus Design have created close to 350 courses in 34 countries, including the Signature Golf Course at Kilada Country Club, Golf & Residences, Greece.

Nicklaus Design

Nicklaus Design understands not only quality design and playability, but they understand and respect construction and maintenance requirements. DCI Advisors partnered with Nicklaus Design to create the gold course at Sitia Bay Golf Resort.

Tony Jacklin

English golf pro Tony Jacklin partnered with DCI Advisors to design courses at Venus Rock Golf Resort and Apollo Heights Polo Resort.

Graham Marsh

Working closely with Tony Jacklin, Graham Marsh helped design the world-class golf course at Venus Rock Golf Resort.

Gary Player

Since the early 80’s, Gary Player Design has been a global leader in golf course design, marketing and real estate planning services. They were the core golf course designer at Lavender Bay Resort.

Golf & Land Design

With over 35 years of experience in all golf course architecture and landscape design services and stationed in Austria, Gold Land & Design work on projects in Europe, Africa, Asia and America. They played an important role in the design of the gold course at Apollo Heights Polo Resort.