Roeland Vos

Vos is serving as a member of Hotelschool The Hague’s Board of Trustees. In January 2023, Vos will succeed our current Chairman Wolfgang M. Neumann, who will step down after having served nine years on the Board of Trustees.

- First appointment 1 April 2022 to 1 April 2026 -

Vos has decades of experience in various leadership positions within the hospitality industry. Vos is currently CEO of Belmond Ltd., a global hospitality company. Vos served as President of the Europe, Africa and Middle East division of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. from 2001 to 2013. In addition to serving on the Board of Belmond, he is on the boards of the Joa Group, a private company that operates 21 casinos in France, and Albron B.V., a Dutch foundation that operates catering and restaurant businesses in the Netherlands and Belgium. Vos joined ITT Sheraton, a predecessor of Starwood, in 1982 and held progressively senior hotel operating and management positions throughout his career, including President, Europe and Senior Vice President and Area Director, Italy and Malta, during which period he was an integral part of the introduction and expansion of the Luxury Collection.

"I am honoured to have the opportunity to join the Board of Trustees of Hotelschool The Hague and look forward to supporting the continued growth and reputation of this wonderful institution. Coming back to my Alma Mater and being able to contribute to the development of the future leaders of this industry makes this a very exciting role to fulfill.”