The award winning resort that Chris Burch developed

In 2015, Chris Burch who is a billionaire and mogul in fashion changed the cult surf destination to become a five-star resort by the name Nihi that was based on the island of Sumba.

In Indonesia, the island is one that is remote and uninhabited islands. In a tale what attracted a traveler in the surf break that later the traveler gained the curiosity to know what the far corners of the earth had to offer, then he later tempted the financer and brought him to the team, who was the one who enticed the seeking adventure elite. Together they are providing their services so that to help the remote island in thriving. So far the changes that have been seen is that the resort has changed from the dull surf spot and turned to a result that has been voted by readers as the number hotel in the world and in the leisure magazine it was featured in two consecutive years 2016 and 2017 (

In Pennsylvania that is where Chris Burch raised and born, though in his school life he was not that a good student. He could not focus in class. The teachers said that he suffered from having a wondering mind and that the parents should not be hopeful for his future. Despite the fact he was not doing well in school at the age of 14, he was still enrolled in a preschool at the New Hampshire Tilton by his parents. The father of Burch was the owner of a company that dealt with the distribution of supplies and mining equipment. During the holidays the father of Burch made sure that he worked in the construction company.

In 1976, as he was at the Ithaca College studying, with his brother and the $2000 money that they had as capital, they started the selling of the preppy girl’s sweater in the campus door to door with the company name being eagle eye.  Related article on  With time the company had expanded, and the brother later sold it in 1998 to the UK based Swire Group, a deal that benefited eagle eye a lot because they got $60 million. Chris Burch has spent nearly 40 years being the investor and entrepreneur. In the services that he offers he will well know in the using the creative skills. He has been involved with the rise of 50 companies and builds a fortune that is worth $1 billion.

To learn about his creative skills and output, visit

Connect with Burch on LinkedIn