Ulf E. Karow
Certified Hotelier / Founder
Ulf, a born Frankfurter, has been in hospitality and tourism for 30 years. Specialized in international hotel management and operations, sales, marketing and strategy, he has held senior positions for some of the world’s pre-eminent hotel brands, including London-based The Savoy Group, Orient-Express Hotels, Kempinski, Regent, Starwood and others.
Prior to founding The Luxury People, he served as Executive Vice President Europe for the Barcelona-based hotel affiliation Luxury Lifestyle Hotels & Resorts, with 127 member hotels in the luxury boutique segment. Ulf is experienced in serving a very demanding Russian and Eastern European clientele and has an extensive network of contacts in the hospitality and tourism industry.
Certified Hotelier / Director
Corinna has been in international hotel operations for 30 years. Born near Hanover, she soon left her acquainted environment, set off to a professional journey around the world and worked in Hamburg, the Maldives, Tours, Dubai, Madeira Island, Berlin and the Seychelles. She specializes in food and beverage, convention and event management and has worked for famous hotel brands like Le Méridien, InterContinental, Orient-Express Hotels, as well as privately owned luxury properties.
Having organized incoming state visits, meetings and conventions for several well-known global players, Corinna enriches her role of Director of The Luxury People with a wealth of experience in dealing with a very demanding clientele, their specific travel requests and expectations.
Hanadi El Azem
Manager – Ibiza Office
Hanadi was born and raised in Germany and graduated in Interior Design and Engineering. When moving to Spain in 2009, she discovered her great passion for the world of luxury tourism and decided to pursue her career further in the upmarket hospitality industry. As our Ibiza-based Manager for The Luxury People – Ibiza Office, Hanadi excels in providing a highly personalized and prompt service to all our clients.
She works very closely with all luxury villa rental agencies and villa managers and will discreetly organize any outgoing travel arrangements and concierge services worldwide that wealthy Ibiza visitors may sometimes very spontaneously require during their stay on Europe’s preeminent jetset island.