John Spence

Chairman & Founder @ Karma Group

spotting and acquiring land in areas still undiscovered that later become global hot spots, from Goa to Uluwatu Bali to Gili Meno, to creating a new five star experience and brand philosophy that has changed what staying in a five star resort means. Now famously referred to as the “Five Star Hippy” lifestyle, Karma clients flock to the experience and other brands aspire to achieve it. A keen patron of the arts, passionate sports fan, and supporter of numerous charities; John was the 2010 Ernst & Young Australian Entrepreneur Of The Year.