Senior Vice President Development
Kempinski Hotels SA
Having gathered broad operational experience in hotels and restaurants around the world, complemented by a BSc in Hospitality Management from the Haaga Institute in Helsinki and later an MBA in Hospitality Management from IMHI (Cornell/ESSEC), Mike joined Kempinski as Development Manager. Throughout his time with the company, Mike has been instrumental in helping Kempinski achieve its ambitious growth objectives and creating a collection of truly individual properties. In 2008, Mike was appointed as Senior Vice President Development, his mission being to spearhead the group’s focused expansion of market-leading hotels and exclusive luxury residences.