Cornelia Kausch

RLA Advisory Board Member

Cornelia Kausch

Born into a family hotel business that included a Michelin-star restaurant, with high standards and values in focus, Cornelia possesses an in depth knowledge of hotel management, food & beverage, conference operations, logistics and ROI.

Cornelia has a proven track record for developing hotels and turning around flagging properties having worked with Corinthia Hotels & Resorts, Dorint Hotels & Resorts, Westin and IHG. Cornelia is Managing Director of CK Hospitality GmbH founded in 2005. She is currently Chief Operating Officer of The International Campus Group as was previously Vice President of Development for Pandox AB, Sweden, one of the leading hotel property companies in Europe.  Her areas of expertise include strategy and brand development; asset management; change management; refurbishment and renovation projects; sales and marketing; and operations for small and large hotels across star ratings.

Fluent in three languages, Cornelia is an active alumni and mentor to students of Ecole Hotelière de Lausanne in Switzerland.



Management Team

Lynn Curry

RLA USA, President & Co-Owner

Dr. Richard von Kalmar

Director of Hospitality Investments & Board Member

Laura Dutrieux

RLA Hospitality Advisory, Managing Director

Paul Boldy

RLA Middle East, Managing Director,

Janice Gronvold

Senior Partner

Jessica Schorr

Director of Spa & Wellness

Roger Jones

Associate Director of Master Planning & Tourism Development