The Award presented by EHMA every year to the General Manager who has achieved results of excellence in hotel management was conferred for 2015 to the French member Pierre Ferchaud. The prize is assigned on the basis of criteria such as excellence in quality, implementation of new strategies, financial improvement, ethical foundation of the profession, staff management and motivation. What matters is also the ability to innovate and apply tools and new resources in the management of the various hotel departments, and the development of synergic links with the territory in which the property is located.
General Manager at the Hotel Metropole in Monte Carlo until last December, Ferchaud boasts a long and prestigious career that has seen him General Manager of famous Parisian hotels such as Fouquet’s Barrière, Le Bristol, the Concorde Lafayette and the Marriott Prince de Galles.
The 2015 European Hotel Manager of the Year award ceremony was held in Limassol (Cyprus) on April 9, during the Gala Dinner of the 43rd EHMA annual General Meeting in the marvelous ballroom of the Hotel Four Seasons. Pierre Ferchaud received this prestigious international recognition of excellence from the President of the European Hotel Managers Association Hans E. Koch.