Mint Hotel has been acquired by investment and advisoryfirm Blackstone.
The hotel company’s eight properties will continue to operateunder their brand name under the new owners and could pave the way for furtherexpansion into Europe following the recent opening of its hotel in Amsterdam.
“InBlackstone, the business now has a global investor with a strong and expansivetrack record in the hospitality sector,” said David JM Orr, chief executive andco-founder of Mint Hotel. “We feel confident that they will continue to managethe hotels in a manner that is true to its business identity. We wish the newmanagers every success with the business and are hugely proud to have built itup to the position it now is in”.