Chris Burch’s New Interest in the Hospitality Sector

For those who know Chris Burch, he is a businessman and a respected entrepreneur. He is known for being a founder as well as co-founder of various brands across the world. Recently, he decided to venture into a new area: the hospitality sector. He teamed up with James McBride, a renowned hotelier, and bought an amazing beach hostel in Indonesia back in 2012.

Nihiwatu, the beach hostel, is situated somewhere on the Sumba Island. The two businessmen took on a renovation project that turned the hostel into a beautiful five-star resort. The resort was reopened in 2015, after the renovation was complete. After just one year of opening, Nihiwatu was ranked the best hotel worldwide by Travel + Leisure.  Read more about this best hotel, hit

In a 2015 interview, Burch revealed to the Business Jet Traveler that he bought the property for his children. His hope is that they can contribute to community development, and to preserve the environment.  For more of his entrepreneurial views, click on

Since the reopening of Nihiwatu, Burch started splitting his time between his properties in the Hamptons, Miami and Nihiwatu.

Nihiwatu is one of the perfect getaways for those who are looking for a peaceful nook within nature. It features 27 private villas, including Burch’s private home called Raja Mendaka. The latter has a main house, four villas, with each featuring its own pool. The resort has also earned a nickname “the edge of wilderness” and it has attracted many visitors from across the globe.

About Chris Burch

Burch was born in Pennsylvania in 1953. He is currently the founder and chief executive officer at Burch Creative Capital. The firm is based in New York, and it is involved in the management of various venture investments. The firm also does brand development for their clients. Burch is also the co-founder of Tory Burch, LLC, which he owned with his wife.

For those who know Chris Burch, he did not become a billionaire until 2012. His career has had its ups and downs, but he has managed to stay on course. He is currently one of the most respected businessmen of his time. His investments are mainly in the fashion industry, and the real estate sector.  Check on for his latest innovative product in the market.

His other interests are in the entertainment sector. In 1993, for instance, he produced a romantic comedy film called “Watch It.” He has also invested in various companies, including a Voss Water and Poppin.  To keep up-to-date with his new and follow on investment, head over to this.


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