Corporate Management

of the Steigenberger Hotels AG

For Deutsche Hospitality, leadership means mutual development. The entire company is focused on motivation and cultivating strengths – both for the hotels and its employees.

Executive Board

Marcus Bernhardt
Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Spokesperson
Dr. Ulrich Johannwille
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Matthias Heck
Member of the Executive Board

Division manager

Christian Kaschner
Senior Vice President IntercityHotel
Denis Hüttig
Vice President Operations Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts
Hasan Yigit
Vice President Brands & Innovations and Vice President Jaz in the City

Supervisory board

  • André Witschi (Chair), Zorneding, Businessman
  • Thorsten Braun*, Frankfurt/Main, Cost Controller at Steigenberger Airport Hotel Frankfurt am Main
  • Simon Turner, New York, Industry Advisor
  • Qi Ji, Shanghai, Businessman
  • Teo Nee Chuan, Shanghai, Businessman
  • Fei Ye, Shanghai, Businesswoman
  • Xinxin Liu, Shanghai, Businesswoman
  • Michael Kain*, Bad Homburg, Hotelkaufmann
  • Burkhard Siebert*, Heilbronn, Managing Director for the trade union Nahrung-Genuss-Gaststätten
  • Iris Münkel*, Bremen, Trade union secretary for the region Bremen-Weser-Elbe for the trade union Nahrung-Genuss-Gaststätten
  • Barbara Brendel*, Maintal, Expert Project Resort Hotels, Steigenberger Hotels AG
  • Heinz-Georg Winkler*, Hamburg, Bankettserviceleiter, Steigenberger Hotel, Hamburg


*employee representative