Poole, Dorset, UK
Having gone through tough financial times in 2009, Sunseeker restructured its debt and was taken over by FL Partners, an Irish private equity company. Sunseeker was then sold in 2013 to the Wanda Group for near 300 million pounds according to the Financial Times.
Largest commercial real estate operator in China and world's largest cinema chain operator, Wanda Group was founded in 1988 by Wang Jianlin. The company has today 634 billion yuans in assets and manages over 26 million square meters of hotel property.