A day at the Ritz Paris with our candidates
The 2018 graduation was organised at Palace Le Meurice in February, 2019. The ceremony was hosted by Laetitia Forbes, Director of Events and an alumnus of the Luxury Hotelschool:
“I am very proud to be your godmother tonight. Hotelier is an exciting job, and in the world of luxury, even more.”
The 2017 graduation was organised by Palace Le Bristol in February, 2018. The ceremony was hosted by Luca Allegri, Vice-President of the Oetker collection of luxury hotels:
“The world is yours but you need to reach out for it, fight for it. Everything is now in your hands.”
A beautiful Bachelor's graduation ceremony hosted by Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme (Palace, luxury five-star hotel) on May 23rd, 2017. “This world is changing quickly. You have the knowledge, the understanding, the academic level that will allow you to invent the future of luxury hospitality management.” Arnaud Bouvier, Président
“I am very proud to sponsor your graduation. We have the duty to prepare the leaders of tomorrow, and it is important to work closely with the best schools, like ESH.” Sofia Vandaele, General Manager of Hilton Paris Opéra and sponsor of the 2016 Master's graduation
The 2015 graduation was organised by Marriott Champs-Elysées in January, 2016, sponsored by Anne Legrand, General manager. “You are very well trained. You have received a Master of Science, you have studied at the highest international level in London and in Paris, the world of international hospitality awaits you.” Arnaud Bouvier, President
The 2014 graduation was organised by Hotel Fouquet's on the Champs-Elysées and sponsored by Geraldine Dobey, General manager. “You graduated from a very good school, a school that is highly regarded.”
This video of the graduation has been made by our students.
The 2013 graduation was organised by Shangri-La Paris, one of the Parisian Palace, and sponsored by Alain Borgers, General manager and Matthias Terretaz, Hotel manager: “You can be very proud of this diploma and your training, which are important assets for your future.”
This video of the graduation has been made by students.
Madam Baverez, President of Hôtels Baverez (Regina Paris, Raphael and Majestic Hotel and Villa) was ESH 2012 sponsor. She received the students in January 2013 at Hôtel Raphaël in the sumptuous former libra- ry. Madame Baverez pointed out that, like ESH, les hôtels Baverez is a family story.
The 2011 graduation was sponsored by Starwood Hotel Group represented by Philippe Orville, Area Human Resources Manager for the group. The Master's students presented their research at Park-Hyatt Paris-Vendôme in front of an exceptional jury: Franka Holtmann, GM of Le Meurice ; Michel Jauslin, Vice President for Europe, Hyatt International ; Michel Morauw, GM of Hyatt Regency Paris Madeleine ; Christophe Laure, GM of InterContinental Paris Le Grand and Philippe Orville, Area HR Manager for Starwood.
On January, the 17th, 2011 Christophe Laure, General Manager of InterContinental Paris Le Grand, received 40 students graduating in Hospitality Management.
“We are IHG, InterContinental Hotel Group, with over 4500 hotels throughout the world. You are all welcome, we need high potentials like you.” Christophe Laure, General manager InterContinental Paris.
The 2009 graduation ceremony was organised on January 18, 2010 at Concorde Lafayette. The Concorde Hotels Group was represented by Vincent Mackie, Vice President in charge of Human Resources and Chairman of the 2009 Jury.
Jean-Louis Souman, Hotel Manager of Le Bristol, one of the Parisians Palace and ESH 2008 sponsor, received the 2008 cohort in a beautiful banqueting rooms of the hotel: “LH Luxury Hotelschool is a leading hotel school and perpetuates the service and tradition of French hospitality”
This vintage video of the graduation has been made by our students.
Serge Ethuin, General Manager of Hilton Arc de Triomphe was our 2007 president of the jury and sponsor. Mr Ethuin expressed the group's interest in high potentials: “The 3200 Hilton hotels in the world need highly trained graduates as yourselves.”
In January 2007, ESH luxury hotel sponsor was French group Lucien Barrière represented by Dominique Desseigne, its charismatic President. The graduation took place at Le Fouquet’s restaurant on the Champs-Elysées, the year the chain opened the luxurious hotel bearing the same name. Mr Desseigne reminded the graduates the importnce of an international perspective: “Do not fear. Travel and get an international experience, you will come back stronger.”
In January 2006, LH Luxury Hotelschool's luxury sponsor for the 2005 cohort was Hyatt, and the president of the Jury was Michel Jauslin, Area Vice President for Hyatt and General Manager of Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme, one of the few Parisian Palace. Michel Hauslin reminded the graduates: “The profession of hotelier is above all a passion for hospitality and a very particular attention to detail! Luxury means attention to detail.”
The 2004 graduation was hosted by Grand Hotel and Casino in Enghien-les-Bains, a luxury thermal resort in Grand Paris.
Ludovic Corpechot, General manager of Hotel Napoleon, ideally located close to l'Etoile, was the sponsor of the 2003 graduation.
Jean-Luc Cousty was the sponsor of the 2001 graduation at Meridien Etoile. He has been General manager of Hotel du Palais in Biarritz since, until he became general manager of Hotel Lutetia on the reopening.
Dagmar Woodward, general manager of InterContinental Paris, was the sponsor of graduation in 2000.
The graduation in 2000 was organised by hotel Prince de Galles on avenue George V.
Madame de Margerie, HR Director of the hotel chain Concorde, was the sponsor of the 1998 graduation at Le Lutetia.
The second graduation took place in 1997 at Hotel de Crillon, the historic Palace of the Place de la Concorde between the Champs-Elysees and the Tuileries Garden.
“You can be very proud of this diploma and your training, which are important assets for your future career.” Matthias Terretaz, Hotel Manager Shangri-La Paris and sponsor of the 2013 cohort
“Hoteliers have a passion for hospitality and a very particular attention to detail! Luxury means attention to detail...” Michel Jauslin, Vice-president for Europe, Hyatt and sponsor of the 2005 cohort
LH Luxury Hotelschool is the first hotel school in the world dedicated to luxury. This family institution founded 30 years ago is the specialist of international luxury hotel management.
The school offers UK Bachelor and Master's degree taught in English in Paris, combining French tradition of gastronomy and luxury hospitality, and anglo-saxon management skills.
Each year, a luxury hotel sponsors the graduations and signs the diplomas as did the Ritz in 1996, Crillon in 1997, Lutetia, Le Bristol, Shangri-La Paris, Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme, Prince de Galles, Raphaël, Fouquet's...Apply