German, born in 1952

Hans Olbertz graduated with a diploma as hotel Economist from the school of Hotel Administration of Business management Hotel Industry, Berlin, Germany.

He also holds a diploma in Hotel Management from the Hotel school Bad Reichenhall, Germany.

Hans Olbertz is a very experience international hotelier for over 40 years.

He joined Intercontinental Hotels in 1973 after his apprenticeship and worked in Germany, England, Thailand, China, Egypt, Jordan, Greece, Austria, Korea and the United Arab Emirates.

He was holding several Senior Executive and Area President Position with Intercontinental hotels in the 34 years with the group.

In 2008 Hans Olbertz joined the Kempinski Hotel Group and he was managing the prestigious Emirates Palace for over 3 years before he moved to Vienna to open the new Kempinski Hotel in 2013.

Hans Olbertz is holding since 2013 several board positions in hotel companies and in the hospitality industry around the world and is actually acting as Director on the Board of LUX Hospitality Ltd, the management company of the LUX* Resorts & Hotels Group, since December 2015.

Directorship in other listed companies: None