Gesa Rohwedder

Gesa Rohwedder

Gesa Rohwedder

Head of Hospitality | Drees & Sommer GmbH

Personal experience

  • Development consulting, operator and investor search for national and international hotel projects
  • Management of 5*-Hotels in Germany and abroad
  • Assessment of hotel conversion projects from a hotel owner‘s and hotel operator‘s perspective (evaluation of profitability, potential analysis, development of financing models, conversion scenarios)
  • Analysis of hotel locations, hotel renovation and hotel extension potentials


Employment history

since 2014  Drees & Sommer, Head of Hospitality

2006 – 2013  InterContinental Hotel Hamburg, General Manager

2004 – 2006  InterContinental Hotel Berlin, Hotel Manager

2003 – 2004  InterContinental Hotel Park Lane London, Hotel Manager

2002 – 2003  InterContinental Hotel Cologne, Hotel Manager


Personal reference projects (excerpt)

  • Sale of hospitality real estate: incl. transfer of employment contracts and operator selection
  • Operator selection for various hotel projects in Germany
  • Feasibility studies for hotel projects in Hamburg, Flensburg, Bremen, Nuremberg, Saarbrücken, Luxembourg, Italy (et al.)
  • InterContinental Hotels Group: conversion and extension measures during active operation in Berlin, Hamburg and London. Grand opening in Cologne