Boutique Group, a hospitality company fully owned by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund, merging the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's culture and heritage with contemporary elegance to develop historic and cultural places into ultra-luxury boutique hotels, has signed aMoU with Sommet Education, a leading international network of hospitality management and culinary arts schools.Sommet Education encompasses prestigious institutions such as Swiss originated hospitality business schools Glion Institute of Higher Education and Les Roches, together with culinary and pastry arts school École Ducasse.
CEO of Boutique Group Mark De Concinis, and CEO of Sommet EducationBenoît-Etienne Domenget met in Abu Dhabi at the Future Hospitality Summit and Arabian Hospitality Investment Conference 2023, to sign the MoU on September 26th, 2023.
Mark De Cocinis, CEO, Boutique Group, said“Partnering with SommetEducation was a natural next step for us.Through innovative training, we aim to nurture possibility and inspire the visionaries who will drive our industry forward.”
Benoît-Etienne Domenget, CEO of Sommet Education,said "We are excited about our collaboration with novel pioneers, Boutique Group,as it enhances our potential to revolutionize how hospitality professionals are developed. We spark new heights of greatness for generations of leaders via collaborative programs that combine our recognized expertise.”