The British Hospitality Association, the private sector forum for the Hospitality and Tourism industry, today announces its partnership with Heidrick & Struggles, a premier provider of senior-level executive search, culture shaping and leadership consulting.
The BHA aims to be the single most powerful voice actively championing the interests of the whole industry and its business partnership scheme enables the best suppliers and partners to the industry to participate in developing insight and sharing best practice. The partnership with Heidrick and Struggles will commence with a report into the leadership challenges for CEOs and leaders from across the industry. This joint report titled Leadership in Uncertain Times is also published today.
Ben Twynam, Head of Practice UK, Travel, Leisure & Hospitality at Heidrick & Struggles says: “We are in a privileged position of working with some of the best performing companies, which gives us unique access to leaders in the sector. Our research has focused on key leadership trends, specifically on what works, what is needed and the implications for industry leaders. Partnering with the BHA as the leading trade body for the sector, brings real insight into future trends and how these will affect industry leaders who are shaping the future.”
Ufi Ibrahim, Chief Executive of the British Hospitality Association says: “The BHA is continually striving to evolve the sector’s thought leadership, market know-how, intelligence and expertise through building connections with like minded partners. Partnering with Heidrick & Struggles, will allow us to deliver a powerfully relevant insights and some food for thought for any incoming government.”
The BHA also recently announced strategic partnerships with Discover Network / Diners Club, MyNewsDesk and Kafoodle. Its business partnering service is a vital and popular resource. Business partners provide members with a huge range of commercial benefits including free advice and expert guidance on regulation, finance, health and safety, as well as exclusive service offers and product discounts.