Horwath HTL, Health and Wellness Special Market Report, Issue 1: India
By Ingo Schweder, CEO and founder of GOCO Hospitality and Horwath HTL Health & Wellness
India stands at the forefront of today's global spa and wellness market, alluring domestic and international visitors alike with the time-honored traditions of Ayurveda and yoga and high quality, affordable medical tourism.Now poised to become the fifth largest consumer market globally by 2020, India demonstrates all the demographic advantages of an ideal market for leading international spa and wellness brands.
Horwath HTL Health and Wellness is the newly conceived division of Horwath HTL,specialisingin the development of destination retreats, lifestyle and wellnesscentres, bathhouses, resort, hotel, medical, and day spas, and health and fitness clubs globally.
Founded by Ingo Schweder, Horwath HTL Health & Wellness provides a range of wellness focused project consulting, including market research and feasibility studies, brand and concept development, and executive recruitment.GOCO Hospitality, also founded by Ingo Schweder, is a specialty management company concentrated on similar types of health and wellness facilities, including mixed-use wellness communities, resorts, and hotel spas, with over 20 projects in countries across the globe.
As CEO and founder of GOCO Hospitality and Horwath HTL Health & Wellness, Ingo Schweder brings more than 30 years of experience from the fields of spa and hospitality. Under his guidance, Ananda in the Himalayas, the globally recognized destination spa, was established. From the ground up, he established 15 resorts on four continents for the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, whose strong holistic roots are now credited to him.More from Ingo Schweder
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