Carlton Russell

Managing Director

A Nassau native, Managing Director Carlton Russell is a seasoned hospitality veteran and profound leader in the Bahamian tourism industry. Russell joins The Cove after two decades at Atlantis Bahamas, where he oversaw the success of the resort in numerous executive leadership positions. A true industry champion, Russell has also served as President of the Bahamas Hotel Tourism Association (2016-2020), acts as an adjunct professor at the University of West Indies and holds a Ph.D. in Philosophy-Leadership & Organizational Change, and also serves as a trustee on two boards of directors: Bahamas Hotel Industry Management Pension Fund and Bahamas Hotel Employees Assistance Fund. Russell holds Eleuthera close to his heart having spent his childhood summers visiting the island often.