SSTH Alumni Network

Welcome to the SSTH Alumni Network

What is the EHL SSTH Network?

The EHL SSTH network is spread all over the world. It includes over 5600 alumni from 87 countries.

The Alumni Network strengthens communication and connectedness among each other and offers
more exciting career opportunities all over the world.

"We all carry the values of respect, integration, professionalism, passion and cordiality into the world and we are proud to be an EHL SSTH Alumni. " 

Nowadays, national and international networking is becoming increasingly important. Personal contact, a common background and the same ideas of professionalism, loyalty and hospitality create trust. So let's use our great EHL SSTH network, strengthen our cohesion and let's all benefit from it.

Join the community


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How can you participate?

All EHL SSTH graduates are considered Alumni and enjoy services specially created for them.

Join our Facebook and LinkedIn groups and stay in touch with us. With a profile on Hosco you can find out where your former schoolmates currently work, you benefit from one of the largest job platforms in the hotel industry and make valuable new contacts.

This is a Win Win situation, get the latest news from the EHL SSTH first hand and benefit from the alumni benefits.

Register today in the form below and become part of the large network!

EHL SSTH Alumni Benefits - From Alumni for Alumni

Visit our alumni all over the world and benefit from various special offers. If you are looking for a good hotel rate or even a personal career advice, our EHL SSTH alumni will be happy to help you.

If you would like to share a special offer with the communitiy, please do not hesitate to let us know. We will be happy to publish it.

Our Alumni since 2007:

Samuel Friedmann, Managing Director 

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will be happy to gift you a glass of Sake the next time you visit his restaurant.

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We believe that love makes everything better: the earth, the people and our food.

Our Alumni since 2009:

Florian Gabathuler, F&B Manager

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will be happy to gift you a VIP treatment the next time you visit the

Hard Rock Hotel in Davos

Enjoy it!

Hard Rock Davos combines the iconic Hard Rock experience you’ve come to expect with the beauty of the Swiss Alps to create a vibe like no other. Whether it’s a romantic getaway, corporate retreat or lavish destination wedding, no one pulls it all together quite like we do.  

Prior registration is mandatory.

Our Alumni since 1991:

Oskar Emanuel Schönbeck, Director of Human Resources

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will be happy to gift you personal career development advices combined with great Family & Friends hotel room rates the next time you visit the

Victoria-Jungfrau Grand Hotel & Spa in Interlaken


The VICTORIA-JUNGFRAU Grand Hotel & Spa is located amid the mountains of the Bernese Highlands, overlooking the Jungfrau. Whether guests come for a healthy weekend, family holiday, they will be entranced by the peerless ambience of this Grand Hotel. The 5,500-square-meter spa Nescens ranks as one of the most beautiful in Switzerland.

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Finder's Fee

Stay connected with EHL SSTH by helping grow our family! We would like to present to you the opportunity to be a part of the growth of our community. By successfully referring candidates to the programs at EHL SSTH, you will have the chance to support the future of the school.

Benefit from a Finder's Fee worth CHF 500.- for a successful recommendation.

Help unlock the career potential of those you care about. Strengthen our, their and your future by actively participating in our EHL SSTH referral program. Contact us for more details.

Discover the General Terms & Conditions

Welcome Back

Welcome back on your Campus

You will find a warm welcome whenever you would like to return to your School.

Why not get together on the EHL Campus Passugg for a class reunion?

You will be able to relive the unforgettable moments of your EHL SSTH experience - five, ten, fifteen, twenty or even more years after your graduation. Do not hesitate to get in touch with us!

Throwback: Rhythm & Food - Homecoming

More than 40 alumni were guests at Rhythm & Food 2019. They let themselves be treated to culinary delights from the various grill stations and were entertained with good music.

At nightfall the school hotel shone in a light show and at the end the fire artists gave a great entertainment.

Here are some impressions:


Reporting internships or job opportunities

Would you like to give an EHL SSTH student the opportunity for an internship in your company?

Or do you have a vacant position to fill?

We are always looking for suitable positions for our community! You are welcome to contact our Career Services Team.

Alumni Stories

Meet our alumni and enjoy their unique success stories

Would you like to tell us your story too? Please let us know.

To read all our alumni stories visit our SSTH blog.


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Aida Matuleviciute

SSTH Alumni since 2010

Business owner in Lithuania

At the moment I own or have shares in three restaurants, do restaurant consulting, created and released healthy food products.

Social work: I create recipes for schools to be used for kids in Lithuania.

Read my story


Jasmin Karlen

SSTH Alumni since 2014

Restaurant Manager at Restaurant GO at SV Group in Chur

In my opinion, high performance competence, leadership and hospitality are the most important skills to be successful in my job and in gastronomy.

I am a passionate hostess and enjoy working with people.

Read my story

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Samuel Friedman

SSTH Alumni since 2007

Managing Director at Kai Sushi Schiffbau in Zurich

"Never run empty" - one of the sentences I use over and over again in my job as managing director of Kai Sushi Schiffbau in Zurich. It's very enjoyable for me to combine a great product with a super service and to always respond to the wishes of the guests.

Read my story

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Simon Dankwa

SSTH Alumni since 2003

Managing Director at LägereBräu in Wettingen

I love to be a brewer, restaurateur, logistician, marketing & sales as well as financial expert and business economist in one person.

Read my story

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Meng-Wei Hsu

SSTH Alumni since 1995

Senior Operations Manager at Cornell University Ithaca, New York, USA

I enjoy being around the best scholars from all over the world, and having the honor of providing their everyday dining needs, while studying hard at Cornell. For me to be successful in my job I need interpersonal skills every day.

Read my story


Sugandha Saxena

SSTH Alumni since 2010

Chef Enterpreneur from New Delhi - India


"SSTH is a melting pot of different cultures coming together to learn the art and structure of hospitality and service industry set in the most beautyful place a person can be blessed to study at."

Read my story

EHL SSTH has appointed a dedicated team, which is at your service, wherever you may be.

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Further education

Keen to enhance your career?

A bachelor in 3 semesters

With an HF diploma from EHL SSTH, you can obtain an EHL Bachelor in just 3 semesters.

You will be studying for 2 semesters at EHL Campus Passugg and 1 semester at EHL Campus Lausanne for the final business project.

With your GFG or HOKO degree, you can enter the HF and finish with the EHL Bachelor within 3.5 (or 4) years.

Due to our partnership with Hotelleriesuisse, as a Swiss national, you may be eligible for a scholarship from the Tschumi fund.

For more information about our joint Bachelor degree see here 

For details on Tschumi scholarships see here

We would love to welcome you back home to Passugg at the new bachelor village!

Online Hotel Management Courses

Designed for hospitality professionals, EHL’s online courses are designed to build and strengthen management skills to perform in today’s hospitality industry.

Composed of 16 courses, divided into four core subjects, each course is delivered online allowing you to work and study at the same time.

EHL SSTH alumni get a preferred price of CHF 1,760 on individual certificates and CHF 5,280 on advanced certificates. 

Further information about these online courses can be found at certificates.ehl.edu.