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MEET THE GLION AMBASSADORS

The role of Student Ambassadors

Glion Student Ambassadors volunteer for this position and they are chosen every semester for their qualities as exemplary citizens in the Glion student community. They commit to represent the values and standards of Glion on and off-campus and provide valuable insights and assistance for events and information channels. They will be happy to answer your questions about Glion programs, internships, classes and student life. Get in touch with them today.

Glion campus

Alexandra Cherlea

Alexandra Cherlea

Student Ambassador

Nationality: France, Romania
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion for its reputation, familial atmosphere and international opportunities. I have lived in four different counties and travelling, meeting new people, as well as discovering new cultures, are things that I particularly enjoy.”

Benedetta Romano

Benedetta Romano

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Italy
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion because I think that an International environment can bring open-mindedness and an alternative perspective to life. I enjoy sports, reading, and travelling with the people I love. I think you can never stop learning, so I am happy that I will gain more knowledge in Glion!”

Edvard Øverlier

Edvard Øverlier

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Norway
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion for its high academic standard, international environment and for the unique experiences that I would get throughout my studies. Cross-country skiing, mountain hiking, and traveling are some of my passions.”

Elina Bayan

Elina Bayan

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Russia
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion because it gives me an opportunity to gain knowledge related to the luxury industry through its very engaging and entertaining program of study. I have a passion for traveling and discovering new things, and my hobbies range from snowboarding and wushu to scrapbooking and music.”

Fanny Varain

Fanny Varain

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Germany
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I am passionate about traveling, getting to know different cultures and the environment. I chose to study at Glion because I believe that receiving the best possible education will help me set myself up for a successful career. My goal is to work in sustainable hotel development around the world and to, hopefully, have an effect on the way the hospitality industry thinks about sustainability.”

George Issa

George Issa

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Lebanon, UK
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I was born in Lebanon and I finished school in the UK. I do a lot of sports and love helping others, and I chose to study in Glion for its values and standards. ”

Kashish Kewlani

Kashish Kewlani

Student Ambassador

Nationality: India, Poland
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I come from Poland and am passionate about traveling, acting, and dancing. I love to learn and make most out of what I do. I love Glion because of its diversity in cultures, it’s ultimate learning experience and unlimited opportunites.”

Leonie Franziska Valentina Lagemann

Leonie Franziska Valentina Lagemann

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Germany
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“There are 99 nationalities in Glion this semester. This unique multi-cultural environment, the outstanding leadership opportunities, as well as the Glion Spirit, made me choose to come to this school. In my free time I work as a ski instructor, I am a field hockey player and a singer. I love working out, living a healthy life and travelling the world.”

Mohamad Abduni

Mohamad Abduni

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Brazil
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“Hospitality is in my blood and I really enjoy helping and pleasing others. This is why I chose to apply to Glion Ambassador Program, and I look forward to taking on its new challenges!”

Paul Bedouet

Paul Bedouet

Student Ambassador

Nationality: France, Spain
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I enjoy teamwork, planning events, interior design and dancing. Travelling is another passion of mine, and that is why the opportunity to study and work in different locations, as well as discover many cultures, made me want to join the big Glion family.”

Pengfei Xiao

Pengfei Xiao

Student Ambassador

Nationality: China
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“Glion is one of the world’s top hotel management schools and I am very honored to be here. During my spare time, I like listening to music and painting.”

Rebecca de Keijzer

Rebecca de Keijzer

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Netherlands
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I am part Italian, part Dutch, and was raised in The Philippines. I very much enjoy traveling, meeting new people, and experiencing different cultures. I chose Glion because it provides students with infinite opportunities to grow both personally and professionally, while giving them the chance to enjoy life with friends who turn into family.”

Victor-André Staebler

Victor-André Staebler

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Switzerland
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I love travelling and discovering new horizons and cultures. For me, Glion is a one-time experience and I am proud to be a Glion student!

Yanyu Wei

Yanyu Wei

Student Ambassador

Nationality: China
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion for the sake of spiritual cultivation, trying to improve my skills as much as possible in a limited time. I love playing sports such as basketball and tennis, and find pleasure in helping others.”

Yara Edde

Yara Edde

Student Ambassador

Nationality: France, Lebanon
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I am passionate about travelling, meeting new people and organizing events. I chose Glion because it is a top Swiss hospitality school and represents a worldwide reference in the field.”

Bulle campus

Adam Rzane

Adam Rzane

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Morocco, USA
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“Choosing Glion was one of the most important decisions of my life, but it wasn’t hard to choose ! I was obviously attracted by it’s diversity (in term of nationalities), and even more by the personalized mentoring given to each student.”

Alanoud Alourfi

Alanoud Alourfi

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Saudi Arabia
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“As someone who enjoys the finer things in life, I have found myself making my way towards Glion. I find joy in dancing, traveling, and making those around me happy.”

Alessandro Filippini

Alessandro Filippini

Welfare Ambassador

Nationality: Italy
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion for the opportunity to have an international experience. The possibility to face and share different opinions with many cultures has really fascinated me. My future goal is to open a hotel with a new concept that will fit the needs of many different type of customers.”

Axelle Océane Cergneux

Axelle Océane Cergneux

Campus Life Leader

Nationality: Switzerland
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion for the amazing number of different nationalities and cultures. In my spare time, I enjoy horse-riding and practicing a lot of different sports such as swimming, running and yoga.”

Brenda Yee

Brenda Yee

Campus Life Leader

Nationality: Singapore
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“Living in the region that is rich in nature and mountains, my favorite past-time activity is doing sports with my friends! Sometimes, we also enjoy home-cooking which gives us the opportunity to taste the dishes from home countries. I chose Glion because of its cultural diversity which allows us to meet people from all over the world.”

Calum Wilson

Calum Wilson

Career & Internship Ambassador

Nationality: UK
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose to study at Glion for its renowned reputation and international student body. I enjoy music, sports, cinema and travel.”

Carla Martinesi

Carla Martinesi

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Switzerland
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion because of its international recognition and the great internship program that it provides. In my spare time, I love taking photos and exploring new countries!”

Cecilia Raymond

Cecilia Raymond

Welfare Ambassador

Nationality: France, UK
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion for the family flair and the international culture. I love travelling, cooking and discovering new cultures!”

Clotilde Fonteny

Clotilde Fonteny

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: France
Program: MSc in International Hospitality Business

About

“To move towards the growing field of hospitality and increase my international potential, I joined the MSc in International Hospitality Business at Glion. I am passionate about travel, nature and photography.”

Ekaterina Senina

Ekaterina Senina

Campus Life Leader

Nationality: Russia
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion because it is the place that opens the door to the future and where dreams become true!”

Francesca Stellino

Francesca Stellino

Campus Life Leader

Nationality: Italy
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“A life spent in seven different countries has certainly shaped my integrity and my understanding of other cultures. I chose Glion because of its amazing spirit and its international environment. I would be delighted to answer all your questions!”

Hsu Sandi Htun

Hsu Sandi Htun

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Myanmar
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion with the goal of building connections and developing various skills that will help me become a great leader. When I am not studying, I love spending my time travelling, cooking and watching documentaries.”

Ismail Khan Afridi

Ismail Khan Afridi

Campus Life Leader

Nationality: Pakistan
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I decided to study in Glion as it is one of the best hotel schools in the world, with the best networking and employment opportunities. When I am not studying, I enjoy traveling and watching movies.”

Jorge Jara Oviedo

Jorge Jara Oviedo

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Ecuador
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“At Glion, I have found family, professionalism and a multicultural atmosphere. I am a passionate traveler and dynamic foodie, and I enjoy new adventures and challenging myself.”

Klara Hoxhallari

Klara Hoxhallari

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Albania
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion for its reputation of excellence in hospitality and its cultural diversity. Joining Glion was an opportunity to grow, both personally and professionally. My favorite hobbies are literature, travelling, extreme sports and photography.”

Malika Ira Keshu

Malika Ira Keshu

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: USA
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion to study in a multicultural environment and get hands-on learning experience. I love the arts and love to explore new places through traveling!”

Maria Fernanda Maino

Maria Fernanda Maino

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Italy
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion because of my love for travelling and my curiosity about other cultures. Glion is more than just a university, it’s a place where you can learn and share your journey with people from different cultural backgrounds. When I am not in class, I enjoy photography.”

Marta Maria Miragoli

Marta Maria Miragoli

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Italy
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“Glion is a wonderful journey that gives a continuous flow of energy and challenges – this is the Glion Spirit! I enjoy travelling to new countries, having long walks around the city and taking pictures! I would be extremely happy to guide you through this adventure!

Nathan Daniel Favre

Nathan Daniel Favre

Welfare Ambassador

Nationality: Switzerland
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion in order to have a globally recognized degree leading to an international career!”

Paul de La Tullaye

Paul de La Tullaye

Campus Life Leader

Nationality: France
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“Because the hospitality industry is about making people happy, sharing our culture and experiences and discovering new things, I chose to study in Glion – a unique multicultural environment that opens doors to the world. Apart from classes, I love hiking in summer, skiing in winter, squash & wine.”

Pierre Leonard

Pierre Leonard

Campus Life Leader

Nationality: France
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion because of its excellent international reputation that will help me build a successful career in the future. When I am not studying, I enjoy basketball and american football, and am a big NBA and NFL fan.”

Sofiia Stulniuk

Sofiia Stulniuk

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Ukraine
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“Glion is a place where you can be mixed with different nationalities and create connections which is one of the leading reasons why I chose this university. Out of the classroom, I love spending time with my friends, participating in different activities , socializing and meeting new people.”

Sofiya Pugachyova

Sofiya Pugachyova

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Kazakhstan
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“A creative soul, an aesthete, a horse lover and a fun foodie seeking to learn, grow and help others. Glion spirit makes it real! The diverse environment I was raised in makes Glion feel like a home for me. East or West – Glion is best!.”

Sri Danielle Quinsay

Sri Danielle Quinsay

Marketing Ambassador

Nationality: Philippines
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I love travelling, dancing and video editing. I am interested in social media and digital marketing and have a strong passion for creating enjoyable experiences for people. I chose Glion as i believe it is the perfect starting point to advance my career, explore my interests and practice my passion.”

Vinya Tjauw

Vinya Tjauw

Welfare Ambassador

Nationality: Indonesia
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I came to Glion because of its cultural diversity and reputation in the hospitality industry. Out of class, I like to travel to new places, experience new cultures, and meet new people.

London campus

Anna Pluzhnikova

Anna Pluzhnikova

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Russia
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose hospitality because this field is always developing and growing. It is full of innovation, as a result of technological progress. Also, hospitality industry is closely related to communication and teamwork, the two key skills that I am looking to develop. It is a dynamic system which reflects authenticity of cultures, but at the same time, it should remain comfortable for people from all over the world. It provides people with an opportunity to travel, to meet new cultures and simply to enjoy the beauty of the world we live in.”

Bernadia Vinivera

Bernadia Vinivera

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Indonesia
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I really like hiking, traveling, food tasting and learning. The reason why I chose to study hospitality is because I enjoy different types of hospitality services myself (Restaurant, hotel, spa etc.). I also think that hospitality is a very broad industry, so we have the opportunity to work in different fields and choose the specialty later on in our career or studies.”

Clarita Raquel Amanda

Clarita Raquel Amanda

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Indonesia
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion because it gave me the opportunity to have the event management and hospitality courses at the same time. I am really interested in working in the event industry, but I believe that I also need to study the hospitality management because this will give me the necessary interpersonal skills to succeed in my career.”

Daniela Sofia Gonzalez

Daniela Sofia Gonzalez

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Italy
Program: MSc in International Hospitality Business

About

“Coming from a multicultural background and with a passion for travel & culture, the hospitality industry is what suits my personality and professional ambitions the most. I’m sure that a Master’s Degree at Glion will open doors to many opportunities, allowing me to pursue my dreams. I am excited by the opportunity to enhance my career and can’t wait for what’s to come!”

Denisa Hartova

Denisa Hartova

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Czech Republic
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I am currently in the final year of my BBA in Hospitality at the London campus. What I enjoy about this course is the broad variety of taught subjects, which give all the students the ultimate overview of the industry.”

Illiya Grytsai

Illiya Grytsai

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Ukraine
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I really like to play basketball, cook and travel. This is actually one of the reasons why I chose to study hospitality management: whenever I travel, I’m always curious to know how the hotels are organized, and I have a special interest in resorts.”

Joachim Jasmin

Joachim Jasmin

Student Ambassador

Nationality: France
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I am currently in my last year of studies in Glion. Off-class, I go to musicals and explore the wonders of this beautiful city. The fact that the campus is located only 30 minutes away from the center makes you feel really special!”

Lauren Solomons

Lauren Solomons

Student Ambassador

Nationality: South Africa
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose Glion to certify a strong foundation for my future. I am fascinated with interior design and am always looking out for my next best read – Francine Rivers is my all-time favourite author.”

Magdalena Laffontan

Magdalena Laffontan

Student Ambassador

Nationality: France
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I am passionate about food, especially fine-dining cuisine, so I am someone seeking for excellence, and this is why Glion is the perfect place for me. It allows me to develop as a leader in hospitality and build an international career, while keeping the family spirit. When I am not studying, I enjoy playing tennis, golf and skiing, or exploring this incredible city that is London ! ”

Marre Figge

Marre Figge

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Netherlands
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose hospitality because I like to travel and to be in contact with other cultures. I have been working in F&B since I was 14 and I fell in love with it, so I decided I wanted to learn more about it. I enjoy horse-riding, going to the gym and being with my friends and family. ”

Orianne Begon

Orianne Begon

Student Ambassador

Nationality: France
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“Ever since I was very young, I loved doing a lot of sports and I practiced rhythmic gymnastics during 12 years. I also like spending time with my friends and families. The two main reasons why I chose hospitality are my love for discovering new places and the joy that I feel when being in contact with people.

Virginia Viglione

Virginia Viglione

Student Ambassador

Nationality: Italy
Program: BBA in International Hospitality Business

About

“I chose hospitality because I’d like to have a job that allows me to travel. Travelling is actually what I love doing here in UK when I am out of class, as well as tasting new types of food and spending time with animals. ”