Leading Panel of Experts

Twice a year, we convene our Panel of Leading Experts together to discuss and address issues within education and the hospitality industry.  Our experts include business leaders and educational experts. Together, they provide their expertise and insider knowledge of the industry to address upcoming industry needs.

Swiss Education Group Panel of Leading Experts

Mr Philippe Rossiter (CHAIR)

Executive Secretary, The Master Innholders Ltd, UK

Prof John Coyne

Founder Director CFE Research Ltd., UK

Mr Bernard Fierens

Senior Vice-President Lausanne Branch of the Edmond de Rothschild (Suisse) SA – Private Banking

Dr Markus Frick

Partner, Walder Wyss Ltd., Switzerland

Mr Yves Givel

Vice President Human Resources - EAME/Southwest Asia, Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Mr Tuomas Laakso

Vice President, International Hotel Development Marriott International, Inc. & The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC

Mr Paul Muller

President, Manotel Group / President, Geneva Tourism and Convention Foundation

Mr Frank Reichenbach

General Manager, Marco Polo Ortigas Hotel, Manila, Philipines

Mr Michael Smithuis

General Manager, Fairmont Le Montreux Palace, Switzerland


Swiss Education Group members

Mr Florent Rondez

Chief Executive Officer, Swiss Education Group

Mrs Françoise Bommensatt

Chief Financial Officer, Swiss Education Group

Mr Emanuel Donhauser

Chief Academic Officer, Swiss Education Group

Mr Ronan Fitzgerald

Chief Operations Officer, Swiss Education Group

Mr Benoît Samson

Chief Brand & Marketing Officer, Swiss Education Group