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Casimir Platzer

President at the International Hotel & Restaurant Association (IH&RA)

Casimir Platzer graduated from the Ecole hotelière de Lausanne in 1987, working as manager of the Blue Lake resort in Kandersteg from 1987 to 1989, then of the Belle Epoque Hotel Victoria in Kandersteg, which he has owned since 1992. Casimir has been the President of the Hotel Association Bernese Oberland 2000 - 2008, President of GastroBern 2003 - 2012, on the Board of Directors of Switzerland Tourism since 2004, the Board of Directors of GastroSuisse since 2012, and since April 2013 is the President of the IH&RA.

Articles by Casimir Platzer (1)

IH&RA in 2014: protecting the interests of the industry

In mid-2013 Casimir Platzer took over the reins of the International Hotel & Restaurant Association (IH&RA) as its new President. The Hotel Yearbook caught up with Casimir to find out about the organization's goals for 2014 and how he sizes up the key issues the industry is ...