PKF hospitality group

About PKF hospitality group

The PKF hospitality group is an internationally recognised market leader in the field of hospitality. We provide a full range of consulting and other services for the hotel, living, tourism & leisure sectors through four advisory divisions – PKF hotelexperts, PKF livingexperts, PKF tourismexperts and PKF leisureexperts.

With a track record dating back as far as 1869, PKF is the pioneer in hospitality consulting. The introduction of the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry (USALI) in 1927, spearheaded by PKF's founder William J Forster, marks the beginning of the firm's dedicated hospitality advisory activities.

Today, a fully integrated global team of over 100 consultants in 20 offices in 15 countries (Argentina, Austria, China, Croatia, France, Germany, Italy, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA) provides seamless international hospitality services.

the faces

Michael Widmann

“Hospitality is the petri dish of humanity – to succeed, we must cooperate cross-border.”

Christian N. Walter

“The world needs more awesome hotels. Happy to help.”


"Hospitality is always there when we need it.  It’s a constant that continually evolves with creativity and increased efficiencies. "


“Hospitality is about people and culture.”


Our Team

the record

Moxy Bergen

Tenuta Artimino 



Our reference cases


PKF hospitality group: Luca Cerretani is new Head of Italy

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Tomislav Čeh and Stefan Catic become new partners

Vienna, 9th January 2023 - Tomislav Čeh, Head of Adriatic Sea, and Stefan Catic, Head of Operator Search, are new partners of PKF hospitality group as of January 1. The two team members took over shares in PKF hospitality holding GmbH, Vienna, from Michael Widmann, Global CEO.

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PKF hospitality in conversation with Olivier Granet, CEO KASADA Capital Management

PKF hospitality group’s in conversation with… interview series is where our very own Nils Heckscher chats with a variety of industry leaders and people related to our industry about a wide range of topics.

“Sustainability, in its broadest sense, is at front and centre of Kasada’s investment criteria when looking at the re-development of assets on the African continent.” says Olivier Granet, Managing Partner, Chief Executive Officer KASADA Capital Management

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