Valerie Karlen

Valerie Karlen

Partner, MAS FH in fiduciary services and business consulting
Certified fiduciary
Degree in hotel management (Hôtelière-restauratrice HF)
Mobile +41 79 562 65 01

Professional experience

  • Partner of CFB network AG, Zurich, focusing on consulting, coaching and brokerage in the hotel and tourism industry.
  • Partner of SHT, Schweizerische Hotel Treuhand AG Zurich, with focus on accounting, business consultancy and auditing.
  • Several years of experience in auditing and economic consulting in an Audit & Consulting company specialised in the hotel industry.
  • Docent and subject management Finance at the Swiss Hotel Management School Lucerne SHL.

Short bio

  • School diploma, studies at the Swiss Hotel Management School Lucerne SHL.
  • Various positions in hotels, specialist and management experience in seasonal and city hotels as well as a holiday resort in Thailand.
  • In-service training as certified fiduciary and as MAS FH in fiduciary services and business consulting.


  • Accounting and financial reporting in the hotel industry based on hotel standard chart of accounts.
  • Analysis and evaluation of industry-specific key data.
  • Execution of stock-law revisions with test concepts especially designed for the hotel industry.
  • Teaching position and training in accounting and financial management in the hotel industry.

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Hotel Szepalma Ungarn
Gemeinde Adelboden
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Bürgenstock Hotels & Resort, Lake Lucerne
Althoff Hotels
Kameha Grand, Zürich
Hotel Breithorn, Blatten
Spinas Gasthaus Val Bever
St.Georg, Einsiedeln
Hotel Spitzhorn, Saanen-Gstaad
Kloster Fahr

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