Speaker Profile

Mike Haemmerli

Senior Vice President Development
Kempinski Hotels SA

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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.