The International Advisory Board is composed of international hotel, education and hospitality leaders, who provide EHL with important industry insights.

President: Emanuel Berger

Portrait: Emanuel Berger, President, International Advisory Board


  • Gamal Aziz, President, Wynn Hotels & Casinos Macau
  • Raymond Bickson, Principal & CEO, Bickson Hospitality Group
  • Jean-Claude Biver, Chairman, Hublot
  • Bernhard Bohnenberger, President, Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas
  • Sven Boinet, Deputy CEO, AccorHotels
  • Peter C. Borer, COO, The HongKong and Shanghai Hotels
  • David Bosshart, CEO, Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute
  • Patrick Candrian, Former Chief Commercial Officer, Flughafen Zürich
  • Christopher Cowdray, CEO, Dorchester Collection
  • Paul Dubrule, Co-founder, AccorHotels
  • Esther Dyson, Chairman, EDventure
  • Susie Ellis, President of SpaFinder Wellness, Chairman & CEO of Global Spa & Wellness Summit
  • Peter Fankhauser, CEO, Thomas Cook
  • Jurgen Fischer, Chairman of the Board, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts
  • Chuck Floyd, Global President of Operations, Hyatt Hotels Corporation
  • Michael Glennie, President & COO, Fairmont Raffles Hotels International (Switzerland)
  • Tetsuro Inumaru, Managing Officer, Wako Ginza
  • Andrew Katz, Partner at Prospect Advisors, The Blackstone Group
  • Pierre Landolt, Chairman, Sandoz Family Foundation & Director of Novartis
  • Gerald Lawless, Head of Tourism and Hospitality Strategy, Dubai Holding
  • Michael Levie, COO, Citizen M
  • Philipp Mosimann, Managing Director, Mosimann’s London
  • Wolfgang Neumann, President & CEO, The Rezidor Hotel Group
  • Vikram Oberoi, COO and Joint Managing Director, Oberoi Hotels & Resorts
  • Jean-Gabriel Pérès, President & CEO, Kerzner International
  • Stephen Rushmore Founder, HVS
  • Andreas G. Schmid, Chairman, Gategroup / Davidoff
  • Bruno H. Schoepfer, Managing Director, Katara Hospitality Switzerland
  • Jonathan Stent-Torriani, CEO & Co Owner, Newrest
  • Dominique Turpin, President, IMD Lausanne
  • Simon Vincent, Executive Vice President, Hilton Worldwide & President EMEA
  • Michael P. Wale, President, Starwood Hotels & Resorts EMEA
  • Hans Wiedemann, Managing Director & Delegate of the Board, Badrutt's Palace Hotel
  • Reto Wittwer, Former President & CEO, Kempinski Hotels & Resorts
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