An independent luxury hotelier, Frank Michael Pfaller together with his international project and management teams and associates have been instrumental in assisting private and institutional investors to develop, position and manage an exclusive portfolio of luxury hotels around the globe. Following recent project assignments in Bali, Singapore and Shanghai, he now holds Owner’s Representative mandates for some renowned luxury properties in Europe, with a focus on various high-profile mixed-use developments in Marbella and Malaga, Spain, and Italy. As Founder President of HoteliersGuild, the private global society of discerning luxury hoteliers he is developing innovate marketing concepts for the hospitality and lifestyle industry.

After accepting the Honorary Chairmanship of the Chairman Seven Star Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards, he has now founded the The International Hospitality Hall of Fame which will open its doors at the exclusive Palacio Linares at Villa Padierna Palace, Marbella, Spain, in 2016. It’s raison d’être: To preserve history. To honour excellence. To connect generations. The International Hospitality Hall of Fame has been conceived to celebrate brilliance in our industry. It is dedicated to recognise the people who are making outstanding contributions to the global luxury Lebensart, and thus inspiring and educating a new generation of hoteliers and service providers.

His definition of ‘Luxury’ in modern hotel business: “Emotion is today’s luxury!” His company’s vision statement: “By thinking and acting without the constraints of a large chain, we are able to maximise the hotels potential without surrendering to standardisation. We cherish the classic hospitality tradition of excellence and provide superior services to both hotel guests and our owners. This is the task that we pursue with pride and exuberance.”

Frank brings with him unparalleled expertise, vision and drive within the Luxury Hospitality sector and he represents a perfect addition to the Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards!