Sorin Ionescu | American Hotel Academy


Position: Associate Lecturer

Short biography

Founder and CEO at Fivestar Hospitality, a consultancy company in Romania.
Sorin Ionescu graduated the Polytechnics at University of Bucharest – Engineering Sciences, German Department and the German College, Goethe in Bucharest, and continued his higher education with the Royal Foundation of Hospitality Management post-graduate diploma signed in 2007 by Her Royal Highness The Princess Margarita of Romania and Mr. Ruud Reuland – General Director of Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne (EHL). His career began in 1998 experiencing 2 multinational strategy consulting companies: Cap Gemini and Roland Berger Strategy Consulting. 2003 offered him the opportunities to follow his dream on the entrepreneurship path. Along with the hotel, tourism and leisure experience that he started to build in 2004, he gained prior industry experience that offered him the much needed lateral thinking and problem solving skills. Methodological competencies in fields like hotel development, hotel asset management, M&A, financial management, organization/ sop, marketing and sales, procurement, HR. help him to always create and coordinate services adapted to the needs of each individual client. He speaks fluently English and German.

Courses taught at American Hotel Academy: Financial Management