Les Roches Marbella receives the European Award for Business Quality

Awarded by the European Association of Economy and Competitiveness

The distinction of AEDEEC recognizes the total quality of Les Roches Marbella based on obtaining competitive results, leading the market, improving R & D & i processes and acting under ethical parameters.
Present in our country since 1995, his teaching model, based on the experiential method inherited from the Swiss tradition, has earned him a multitude of recognitions and the support of the entire industry.
Its headquarters in Marbella receives every year the visit of 100 companies that look for the best talent in their graduates. On average, each student receives up to 5 offers to enter the labor market.
Madrid / Marbella, April 2, 2019. Les Roches Marbella Global Hospitality Education has been awarded the «European Award for Business Quality», awarded by the European Association of Economy and Competitiveness (AEDEEC) for the implementation of quality plans Total based on: achieving customer satisfaction, achieving competitive results, improving R & D & I processes and acting responsibly with society and the environment.

This award supports the trajectory of a training center that, since its entry into our country, in 1995, has managed to position itself within the world map of high hotel management schools, and be identified by all industry agents as a driver of talent for sectors linked to tourism and luxury. In fact, this year, it has reaffirmed itself as the 3rd best institution of higher education in hospitality and leisure management (Hospitality and Leisure Management), being the only one in the top 3 that has a presence in our country and where he leads in his specialty (Les Roches Marbella Global Hospitality Education).

Carlos Díez de la Lastra, general manager of Les Roches Marbella, who collected the award from Jose Luis Yagüe, dean of Costa del Sol journalists, acknowledged that «our students occupy positions in the most fascinating destinations; in Europe, but also in Asia, Africa, Oceania, America … Currently, there are more than 4,000 graduates in management positions in 64 countries. But in addition, we have managed to forge new entrepreneurs (up to 33%), capable of transforming traditional concepts around tourism and making companies evolve from within. That is why it is not strange that the best companies in the world have a reference in us, and proactively look for the profile of the student Les Roches for their teams. »

The European Association of Economy and Competitiveness, created with the aim of promoting, developing and recognizing the mechanisms of companies that promote good business development within the European framework, wanted to reward, on this occasion, the work of Les Roches and all those professionals, companies and institutions that bet on quality systems in their processes of production and management of goods and services, as well as promoting and promoting new formulas for business quality.

A recognition of the academic offer of Les Roches, and its training model, based on the experiential method inherited from the Swiss tradition, which enables its students to manage customer service, without forgetting their reality as business managers. «That is something that has always distinguished us; our own DNA that allows us to compete with other large universities located in Switzerland or the United States, «says Carlos Díez de la Lastra.

The headquarters of Les Roches in Marbella instruct each course (divided in two semesters) to more than a thousand young people and active professionals of more than 85 nationalities, with a high level of excellence. On average, each student receives 5 offers to join the best hotel chains or companies linked to luxury and the direct employability index is practically full since 90% of graduates are working in the industry and the rest undertake or continue completing their specialization .

The courses of Les Roches Marbella are composed, in the area of degree, of the University Degree in Global Hospitality Management (BBA in Global Hospitality Management), with four options of specialization (Strategies in Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Resort Management and Financial Management for Hotel management); three postgraduate degrees (Postgraduate in International Hotel Management, Postgraduate in Marketing Management for Luxury Tourism and Postgraduate «Executive» in International Hotel Management) and the new Master in International Hotel Management, a complete program of 9 academic months and 6 internships ensure total immersion in operational management and in the strategic decisions faced by hotel managers in their daily work, providing students with the essential skills to access the most demanding positions in the industry.