Our Mission – Hospitality Management Degrees for Global Careers

Les Roches is committed to preparing our students for a top career in the global hospitality industry.

Governing Board

The Governing Board’s objective is to review the school’s mission, assure quality and integrity, review major changes in the curriculum, endorse strategic planning, monitor financial data and assess the CEO’s performance. The Governing Board meets between 3 and 4 times per year and is composed of an independent chairperson, representatives from Gesthotel, as well as independent lawyers and Chief Executive Officers.

Mr. FRANCIS CLIVAZPresident and Chair, Les Roches Founder
Mr. CLAUDIO E. CASANOVAMANAGER, GRAND-HÔTEL DU GOLF & PALACE, CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland
ME. BERNARD DÉTIENNELAWYER, SION, Switzerland
Mr. Benoît-Etienne DomengetChief Executive Officer Sommet Education
Dr. Fabien FresnelChief Operating Officer Sommet Education, CEO Les Roches Worldwide
Mrs. Stephanie Furlough-MorrisChief Financial Officer Sommet Education
Mr. Christian KARAOGLANIANConsultant for AccorHotels, Member of the Board of Directors of various companies
Mr. Frederic BiousseCo-Founder of Experienced Capital, President of Experienced Capital Management
Dr. Breffni M. NooneAssociate Professor at the Pennsylvania State University School of Hospitality Management

Management

CEO Les Roches WorldwideDr. Fabien Fresnel (PhD)
General Director, Les Roches SpainMr. Carlos Díez de la Lastra (MSc)
Campus Manager, Les Roches USAMr. Joe Mowery
Campus Director, Les Roches Jin Jiang (China)Dr. Sacha Stöcklin (EdD)
Chief Financial Officer, Les Roches WorldwideMr. Stelios Pappas (MBA)