African Sun

From Pindula
Type
Listed Company
IndustryHospitality
Founded1968 (1968)
HeadquartersHarare, Zimbabwe
Key people
Edwin Shangwa (Managing Director), Herbert Nkala (Chairman)
ProductsHotels, Casinos
Websitewww.africansunhotels.com

African Sun Limited is a hotel & casino investment company in Zimbabwe founded in 1968. It operates hotel brands such as Holiday Inn, Great Zimbabwe Hotel, and the Victoria Falls Hotel, as well as casinos - Harare Sun Casino and the Makasa Sun Casino at The Kingdom at Victoria Falls. The company is a subsidiary of Brainworks Capital Management.

Background[edit]

African Sun was founded in 1968 and was then known as Zimbabwe Sun. It was a subsidiary of Delta Corporation until 2001 following the demerger of Pelhams, Zimsun, and OK Zimbabwe. [1] It changed its name to African Sun Limited in May 2008.[2]

Divisions[edit]

Hotels Under Management[edit]

Hotels Under Franchise[edit]

Own Hotels[edit]

Joint Ownership[edit]

  • Victoria Falls Hotel Partnership - African Sun jointly operates this hotel with Meikles Hospitality.

Timeshares[edit]

  • Blue Swallow in Nyanga
  • Kingfisher Cabanas in Kariba

Casinos[edit]

  • Harare Sun Casino
  • Makasa Sun Casino

References[edit]

  1. Delta Corporation, IDE JETRO, Retrieved: 14 June 2018
  2. Company Overview of African Sun Limited, Bloomberg, Retrieved:14 June 2018