Jens is the Vice President Development, Asia Pacific for Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts an upscale hotel management company represented through over 90 hotels existing or under construction in presently 26 countries and headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland.
Prior to this Jens was the Vice President Asset Management for Dubai based IFA Hotels & Resorts a leader in the development of premier integrated and mixed-use Hotel & Tourism projects throughout the Middle East, Europe, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Asia and North America.
Before joining IFA Jens held various senior positions in Hotel Development, Hospitality Consulting Services, Food & Retail Franchising and the Spa & Leisure industries such as: CEO – JKJ Spa & Wellness Limited, Hong Kong; CEO LBC Management Group, Hong Kong; CEO – Mongo’s Thailand Limited, Bangkok; Managing Director SIMDI Hotel Management, Maldives; Managing Director – MSpa International, Bangkok.
Jens started his career in Hotel Management with a traditional European Hotel Apprenticeship and advancing to positions such as General Manager with Four Season and General Manager & Corporate Departmental Director with Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts. Today he looks back on 30 years of hospitality experience and a professional journey that has taken him around the world times over.
Jens holds various diplomas in Hotel Management, Economics, and Finance and is an IOD certified Public Company Director.