Patrick Bowers is a strategic and dynamic advisor and a respected professional in the golf, resort development and sports management industries. He is also the Founder and Chief Executive at Vantage Pointe ensuring he delivers his global experience to benefit every bespoke client. Throughout 30 years of international success as a “global executive”, Patrick has been entrusted to oversee and guide the business and assets of individual entrepreneurs and internationally recognized companies.
Among Patrick’s many accomplishments, he successfully introduced, negotiated and led the first joint venture between Dusit Thani and Laguna National Golf & Country Club, in Singapore, as the cornerstone of the USD $150m luxury golf and resort hotel development, set to change the hospitality landscape in Singapore and Southeast Asia.
He is also very proud of his previous planning and advisory involvement with successful branded resort and golf properties in; Dubai (Park Hyatt + Dubai Creek Golf Club), Fiji (Intercontinental Fiji Resort & Spa + Natadola Bay Golf Club), Mauritius (Shangri-La Le Touessrok + Ile aux Cerfs Golf Club), Shanghai (Kempinski Hotel Suzhou + Jinji Lake Golf Club), Vietnam (Four Seasons NamHai + Montgomerie Links Golf Club, Danang)
Patrick’s characteristics in delivering his strategic advisory services is to focus on global best practices that deliver exponential value to his clients. He takes a deliberate approach to consensus building and attempts to combine both his technical knowledge and practical experience to ensure clients are making the best and often the most cost effective decisions. This approach has proved effective whether the project is the planning of a new luxury golf and hotel resort, a startup small business, an established company in need of a repositioning and makeover, or the development of a branding and marketing strategy for a world famous athlete.
Patrick’s bases himself in Singapore, where he holds permanent residency, and Vancouver as he is a Canadian citizen. Over his career, he has resided and held senior positions in Canada, Singapore and Dubai while operating in more than 37 countries across 5 continents. He holds a degree from Western University’s highly acclaimed School of Economics (London) and a jointly awarded diploma in International Management from Stanford University & National University of Singapore. He also maintains Class A Membership in the Professional Golfers’ Association of Canada (PGA). When he is not focused on his clients at Vantage Pointe, Patrick enjoys participating and training in motor racing, motorcycle touring, global travel, playing and exercising with his dog and learning about new technologies.