Shaping the future of hospitality together

The EHL Group brings together the leaders of academia and industry practice to provide a broad range of programs and services.

  • For students of all ages: Our three school campuses offer a unique range of programs and specialized activities in service to the industry.
  • For corporate clients: We offer tailor-made consulting services and trainings to augment organizational excellence.
  • For education partners: We transmit EHL's unique education model and quality assurance through certification and VET programs.
  • For industry partners: Our transversal initiatives, such as research, innovation and industry partnerships, draw on the expertise and resources of several entities and teams, to act as a sandbox for new concepts and a support for business development and collaboration.

Our Purpose:

Empowering growth by nurturing excellence in human experiences.

Our Strategy

We are constantly driving the industry forward, preparing the future leaders and creating new education models and innovative programs. We are committed to extending and elevating our activities in line with our axes for development. 



#1: Expand & enrich our educational portfolio

We are broadening our academic portfolio to accompany students in every phase of life and career, including vocational studies, short courses, undergraduate degrees, graduate school, and online courses for executives.


#2: Create positive impact on the industry and society globally

Embedding an environmentally and socially sustainable ethos in all that we do – academics, research, campuses, operations – so our actions positively impact the greater community.


#3: Cultivate an environment where our community thrives

Developing our campuses to offer ideal learning environments and constantly improving the student experience.  Putting our staff and faculty at the center of our culture development initiatives.

"In an age of artificial intelligence and digitalization, we believe that emotional intelligence is a superpower, and Human Interactions can transform careers, lives, businesses, and societies. ”

Our Ambition

Our ambition is to create a global network of excellence in education and business that will shape the future of the industry and the world.

We believe that by elevating the level of hospitality education worldwide we contribute to the sustainable success of our industry and indirectly create a positive social impact by setting in motion a positive, continual feedback cycle between education, industry and community. 

Our Values

As an ambassador of the Swiss hospitality tradition, EHL draws on the essence of "hospitality know-how", blending it with the latest management education tools and techniques. Our aim is to develop future leaders who are equally knowledgeable about the past and focused on the future.

Today, three core values inspire our daily activities. These values fit harmoniously with the codes of hospitality - they stand out as EHL's timeless character, linking all generations of past and future graduates.



Behavior: We continuously strive.
Statement: We lead the pack.


Behavior: We stand united.
Statement: So much more than a secret handshake.


Behavior: We are ever-curious
Statement: Because you'll never know it all.

EHL Tempo

Our Leadership Principles & Behaviors

Transparency, Experimentation, Collaboration, Care, Accountability

"Shaping the EHL Culture means using our Tempo leadership principles to impact our career path, the way we hire, the way we promote people.  To have these principles in place is of utmost importance."

- Markus Venzin, CEO, EHL Group