First hand expertise

With our extensive qualifications, many years of know-how and global experience, we offer our clients a comprehensive service portfolio. We have a unique pool of experts, both active and former senior executives, from various areas of the hotel business and thus form your perfect interdisciplinary team for all aspects of hotel real estate.

Partner

Martin Schaffer

Managing Partner

Gilbert-André Ghammachi

Partner

Patrick Adamle

Managing Partner

Mustafa Özdemir

Partner

Olaf Steinhage

Partner

Pogda Demircan

Managing Director

Martin Schaffer

Managing Partner

Patrick Adamle

Managing Partner

Olaf Steinhage

Partner

Gilbert-André Ghammachi

Partner

Mustafa Özdemir

Partner

Pogda Demircan

Managing Director

Consultants

Martin Zrustek

Director of Finance & Controlling

Lea-Sophie Zwoch

Consultant

Paulina Held

Junior Consultant

Catherine Latzenhofer

Senior Consultant

Beatrice Sommer

Consultant

Kevin-Lars Kaliszan

Junior Consultant

Jochen Nowak

Junior Consultant

Max Murmann

Senior Consultant

Felix Gnadl

Junior Consultant

Simon Manstein

Junior Consultant

Martin Zrustek

Director of Finance & Controlling

Catherine Latzenhofer

Senior Consultant

Max Murmann

Senior Consultant

Beatrice Sommer

Consultant

Lea-Sophie Zwoch

Consultant

Felix Gnadl

Junior Consultant

Paulina Held

Junior Consultant

Kevin-Lars Kaliszan

Junior Consultant

Simon Manstein

Junior Consultant

Jochen Nowak

Junior Consultant
Scroll to Top

Martin Schaffer

Upon completing his studies in the hotel and tourism sector, Martin Schaffer, partner at mrp hotels, was able to gain professional experience in management consulting and the aviation industry. “Transparency, clarity and good partnerships with employees, partners and customers are all of equal importance to me.” At mrp hotels, Martin Schaffer is responsible for business development. In particular, he works in the field of feasibility studies, strategy development and the reorganization of hotel projects.

Gilbert-André Ghammachi

With over 15 years of experience in the international hotel industry, Gilbert-André Ghammachi, a partner at mrp hotels, specializes in revenue management, sales, distribution and e-commerce.

“For me, every project presents unique opportunities for improvement and optimization”.

Gilbert-André Ghammachi’s field of responsibility at mrp hotels is e-commerce. In particular, he works in the field of revenue distribution, e-commerce & interim management.

Patrick Adamle

A partner at mrp hotels, Patrick Adamle has approximately 10 years of professional experience in the hospitality industry. He is also a trained restaurant specialist and holds a degree in economics.

“It was during my self-employment in Guatemala City that I especially learned how important it is to make mistakes and to learn the right lessons from them, as well as the importance of integrating others‘ experiences into the decision-making cycle. I want to help our customers avoid the mistakes others have made.”
At mrp hotels, Patrick’s focus is asset and interim management.

Mustafa Özdemir

A partner at mrp hotels, Mustafa Özdemir started his career in the resort hotel industry at the age of 16. He subsequently developed a passion for the hospitality industry and gathered much operational experience working for different hotel concepts, including summer & winter resort hotels, city hotels, theme hotels, boutique hotels, as well as owner-managed and chain hotels. This provided Mustafa with versatile learning experiences and have given him with a well-rounded understanding of the industry.

“An appreciation for employees, suppliers, partners, guests and owners is important to me. Without people, hotels are just a shell.”

At mrp hotels, Mustafa Özdemir primarily focuses on operational aspects of various hotel projects. He also focuses on business development for Turkey.

Olaf Steinhage

Poğda Demircan

Poğda Demircan has over 15 years of experience in the international hotel and real estate industry, whereby his specialty lies in hotel development. Before joining mrp hotels, Poğda worked as an independent consultant supporting investors at every stage of hotel development.

2008 to 2015 saw him work as Development Director for Hilton Worldwide, where he was responsible for Turkey. He subsequently became VP of Development at Marriott International, where he developed hotels from 2015 to 2018.
He has a B.Sc. in mechanical engineering and an MBA with a major in finance.

Martin Zrustek

Martin Zrustek has been responsible for the mrp group’s strategic and operational financial agendas since spring 2020. In that role he supports clients in the areas of budgeting, forecasting, reporting, cash management and process optimization.

As well as dealing with the implementation of innovative financial topics, he also heads LOISIUM Wine & Spa Hotels’ financial agendas.

A particular focus of Martin’s in his everyday professional life is the combination of professional and personal know-how, operational and administrative processes, internal and external accounting, as well as leadership and control. He pursues this focus with passion.

Lea-Sophie Zwoch

experience in business development and expansion, Lea-Sophie Zwoch, joined the mrp hotels office in Berlin in 2019 where she now works as a consultant.

“I particularly appreciate the lively exchange and close cooperation between partners and colleagues at mrp hotels, as well as the individual projects and the different challenges our customers have depending on the task at hand.”

Lea-Sophie Zwoch focuses on strategic consulting and hotel development/concept at mrp hotels. Additionally, she is responsible for marketing, alongside Martin Schaffer.

Paulina Held

Upon completing a degree in business administration, specializing in hotel and tourism management, Paulina Held, a Junior Consultant at mrp hotels, gained professional experience in various areas of the hospitality industry.

Next to her work at mrp hotels, she is currently also completing a Masters degree in Management & Consulting.

“No two hotel projects are the same. I consider creativity, professionalism and a strong team to be the key to success.”

Paulina Held’s main areas of responsibility at mrp hotels are strategic project development, operator requests, revenue management and distribution.

Catherine Latzenhofer

Catherine Latzenhofer, Senior Consultant at mrp hotels, completed her BBA studies at Modul University Vienna as well as her MSc degree at the University of Surrey in England.

She gained many years of experience working as part of the Hotels team at the international real estate service firm CBRE in London and Vienna.
Further professional stations include the Kempinski Hotel in Bangkok as well as the Vienna Tourist Board.

At mrp hotels, Catherine Latzenhofer focuses on strategic consulting, feasibility studies as well as operator selection processes.

“A dynamic sector like the hotel industry, requires equally versatile consulting.”

Beatrice Sommer

Beatrice Sommer, a Consultant at mrp hotels, has dedicated her entire academic and professional career to hospitality and tourism management.

She gathered national as well as international experience in a wide variety of positions in the luxury hotel industry and whilst working for globally operating hotel brands. Most recently, she expanded upon her management skills whilst working in a leading position at the corporate group’s LOISIUM Hotels.

“To be up to date and to never stand still remains the standard I hold myself to and the standard I aspire to when working on projects and with our customers.”

Since the beginning of 2020, Beatrice Sommer’s work at mrp hotels has been focused on asset management and strategic hotel management.

Kevin-Lars Kaliszan

Kevin Kaliszan, a Junior Consultant at mrp hotels, already began gathering professional experience in management consulting (in the area of compliance management) and the operational hotel industry whilst studying for a degree in hotel management studies with a focus on sustainability. That experience has only grown more since the completion of his studies.

Amongst other things, Kevin Kaliszan has been part of hotel openings that have included the Park Hyatt Vienna and the Seezeitlodge. “Transparency, communication and open interaction with colleagues and customers are very important to me.”

Kevin Kaliszan is responsible for analysations, feasibility studies and project developments at mrp hotels.

Jochen Nowak

Upon completing a Bachelor of Commerce at New Zealand’s Victoria University of Wellington, Jochen Nowak, Junior Consultant at mrp hotels, went on to complete a Master’s degree in Vienna.

Having completed various internships at (inter)national PR and tax consulting agencies, Jochen has specialized in strategic management and performance management.

Max Murmann

Max Murmann has worked as a consultant for the Vienna team since January 2021. As an F&B business economist, he brings many years of expertise to his projects at mrp hotels in the areas of F&B, hotel openings and project development.

He has worked with Hyatt, Mandarin Oriental and the private hotel industry. Prior to joining the mrp hotels team in Vienna, Mr. Murmann had worked in project development for the past 2 years, thus expanding his knowledge in the field.

Felix Gnadl

Felix Gnadl joined the Berlin team as a trainee in July 2021. Even prior to his dual studies in business administration in the field of tourism, Felix gathered three years of experience in various areas of the international hotel industry sector in Turkey and Spain.

Upon completing his bachelor’s degree, he expanded his knowledge, especially in the area of food & beverage, by working as an assistant food & beverage manager in Portugal and then as a food & beverage manager in Spain.

Simon Manstein

Simon Manstein, a Junior Consultant at mrp hotels, already began gaining operational and administrative experience in various luxury hotels in Germany and Switzerland whilst completing his management studies. This experience has grown steadily since he finished his studies. Most recently he worked for a capital management company in investment management.

“The hotel is a great product because everyone can experience it. But it should also be worthwhile – for the guest and for the owner. This is where we start. “

Working in an advisory capacity in the area of investment management, Simon’s focus at mrp hotels lies in Transaction Support, Feasibility Studies and Strategic Consulting.

Martin Schaffer

Upon completing his studies in the hotel and tourism sector, Martin Schaffer, partner at mrp hotels, was able to gain professional experience in management consulting and the aviation industry. “Transparency, clarity and good partnerships with employees, partners and customers are all of equal importance to me.” At mrp hotels, Martin Schaffer is responsible for business development. In particular, he works in the field of feasibility studies, strategy development and the reorganization of hotel projects.

Gilbert-André Ghammachi

With over 15 years of experience in the international hotel industry, Gilbert-André Ghammachi, a partner at mrp hotels, specializes in revenue management, sales, distribution and e-commerce.

“For me, every project presents unique opportunities for improvement and optimization”.

Gilbert-André Ghammachi’s field of responsibility at mrp hotels is e-commerce. In particular, he works in the field of revenue distribution, e-commerce & interim management.

Patrick Adamle

A partner at mrp hotels, Patrick Adamle has approximately 10 years of professional experience in the hospitality industry. He is also a trained restaurant specialist and holds a degree in economics.

“It was during my self-employment in Guatemala City that I especially learned how important it is to make mistakes and to learn the right lessons from them, as well as the importance of integrating others‘ experiences into the decision-making cycle. I want to help our customers avoid the mistakes others have made.”
At mrp hotels, Patrick’s focus is asset and interim management.

Mustafa Özdemir

A partner at mrp hotels, Mustafa Özdemir started his career in the resort hotel industry at the age of 16. He subsequently developed a passion for the hospitality industry and gathered much operational experience working for different hotel concepts, including summer & winter resort hotels, city hotels, theme hotels, boutique hotels, as well as owner-managed and chain hotels. This provided Mustafa with versatile learning experiences and have given him with a well-rounded understanding of the industry.

“An appreciation for employees, suppliers, partners, guests and owners is important to me. Without people, hotels are just a shell.”

At mrp hotels, Mustafa Özdemir primarily focuses on operational aspects of various hotel projects. He also focuses on business development for Turkey.

Poğda Demircan

Poğda Demircan has over 15 years of experience in the international hotel and real estate industry, whereby his specialty lies in hotel development. Before joining mrp hotels, Poğda worked as an independent consultant supporting investors at every stage of hotel development.

2008 to 2015 saw him work as Development Director for Hilton Worldwide, where he was responsible for Turkey. He subsequently became VP of Development at Marriott International, where he developed hotels from 2015 to 2018.
He has a B.Sc. in mechanical engineering and an MBA with a major in finance.

Martin Zrustek

Martin Zrustek has been responsible for the mrp group’s strategic and operational financial agendas since spring 2020. In that role he supports clients in the areas of budgeting, forecasting, reporting, cash management and process optimization.

As well as dealing with the implementation of innovative financial topics, he also heads LOISIUM Wine & Spa Hotels’ financial agendas.

A particular focus of Martin’s in his everyday professional life is the combination of professional and personal know-how, operational and administrative processes, internal and external accounting, as well as leadership and control. He pursues this focus with passion.

Lea-Sophie Zwoch

experience in business development and expansion, Lea-Sophie Zwoch, joined the mrp hotels office in Berlin in 2019 where she now works as a consultant.

“I particularly appreciate the lively exchange and close cooperation between partners and colleagues at mrp hotels, as well as the individual projects and the different challenges our customers have depending on the task at hand.”

Lea-Sophie Zwoch focuses on strategic consulting and hotel development/concept at mrp hotels. Additionally, she is responsible for marketing, alongside Martin Schaffer.

Paulina Held

Upon completing a degree in business administration, specializing in hotel and tourism management, Paulina Held, a Junior Consultant at mrp hotels, gained professional experience in various areas of the hospitality industry.

Next to her work at mrp hotels, she is currently also completing a Masters degree in Management & Consulting.

“No two hotel projects are the same. I consider creativity, professionalism and a strong team to be the key to success.”

Paulina Held’s main areas of responsibility at mrp hotels are strategic project development, operator requests, revenue management and distribution.

Catherine Latzenhofer

Catherine Latzenhofer, Senior Consultant at mrp hotels, completed her BBA studies at Modul University Vienna as well as her MSc degree at the University of Surrey in England.

She gained many years of experience working as part of the Hotels team at the international real estate service firm CBRE in London and Vienna.
Further professional stations include the Kempinski Hotel in Bangkok as well as the Vienna Tourist Board.

At mrp hotels, Catherine Latzenhofer focuses on strategic consulting, feasibility studies as well as operator selection processes.

“A dynamic sector like the hotel industry, requires equally versatile consulting.”

Beatrice Sommer

Beatrice Sommer, a Consultant at mrp hotels, has dedicated her entire academic and professional career to hospitality and tourism management.

She gathered national as well as international experience in a wide variety of positions in the luxury hotel industry and whilst working for globally operating hotel brands. Most recently, she expanded upon her management skills whilst working in a leading position at the corporate group’s LOISIUM Hotels.

“To be up to date and to never stand still remains the standard I hold myself to and the standard I aspire to when working on projects and with our customers.”

Since the beginning of 2020, Beatrice Sommer’s work at mrp hotels has been focused on asset management and strategic hotel management.

Kevin-Lars Kaliszan

Kevin Kaliszan, a Junior Consultant at mrp hotels, already began gathering professional experience in management consulting (in the area of compliance management) and the operational hotel industry whilst studying for a degree in hotel management studies with a focus on sustainability. That experience has only grown more since the completion of his studies.

Amongst other things, Kevin Kaliszan has been part of hotel openings that have included the Park Hyatt Vienna and the Seezeitlodge. “Transparency, communication and open interaction with colleagues and customers are very important to me.”

Kevin Kaliszan is responsible for analysations, feasibility studies and project developments at mrp hotels.

Jochen Nowak

Upon completing a Bachelor of Commerce at New Zealand’s Victoria University of Wellington, Jochen Nowak, Junior Consultant at mrp hotels, went on to complete a Master’s degree in Vienna.

Having completed various internships at (inter)national PR and tax consulting agencies, Jochen has specialized in strategic management and performance management.

Max Murmann

Max Murmann has worked as a consultant for the Vienna team since January 2021. As an F&B business economist, he brings many years of expertise to his projects at mrp hotels in the areas of F&B, hotel openings and project development.

He has worked with Hyatt, Mandarin Oriental and the private hotel industry. Prior to joining the mrp hotels team in Vienna, Mr. Murmann had worked in project development for the past 2 years, thus expanding his knowledge in the field.

Felix Gnadl

Felix Gnadl joined the Berlin team as a trainee in July 2021. Even prior to his dual studies in business administration in the field of tourism, Felix gathered three years of experience in various areas of the international hotel industry sector in Turkey and Spain.

Upon completing his bachelor’s degree, he expanded his knowledge, especially in the area of food & beverage, by working as an assistant food & beverage manager in Portugal and then as a food & beverage manager in Spain.

Simon Manstein

Simon Manstein, a Junior Consultant at mrp hotels, already began gaining operational and administrative experience in various luxury hotels in Germany and Switzerland whilst completing his management studies. This experience has grown steadily since he finished his studies. Most recently he worked for a capital management company in investment management.

“The hotel is a great product because everyone can experience it. But it should also be worthwhile – for the guest and for the owner. This is where we start. “

Working in an advisory capacity in the area of investment management, Simon’s focus at mrp hotels lies in Transaction Support, Feasibility Studies and Strategic Consulting.