Prof. Dipl. Betriebswirt (FH), MBA in Finanzdienstleistungen, MRICS
- Department Lived Environment, Institute for Tourism and Leisure (ITF)
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- Valuation and marketing of hotel real estate, Business plan creation (incl. financial planning, assessment, scenario analysis) , Financing of tourism businesses, Financing and investment topics in the field of tourism real estate , Governance of the tourism real estate sector, Hotel marketing, especially the development and significance of online travel agencies (OTAs, e.g. Booking.com), Real estate transactions (purchase/sale) with a tourism background, Investment advice (incl. start-up consultancy), Partnerships and strategic alliances in the tourism sector (in destinations and across different destinations), Feasibility study of tourism projects (especially hotels and resorts), Operational hotel management, Sharing economy in the accommodation industry , Strategy implementation in the tourism sector, Strategic positioning of tourism businesses and destinations, Tourism project development (especially in the accommodation sector), Company succession/handover, Difference between chain and individual hotel management, Second homes
After his business apprenticeship Norbert Hoerburger graduated with a Degree in Business Administration in the field of accounting and controlling at the University of Applied Sciences in Kempten (Bavaria). He also holds a Master of Business Administration in financial services from the University of Liechtenstein.
Norbert Hoerburger worked for 15 years as a partner and managing director at the spa Hotel Alpenhof in Oberstaufen (Bavaria). During 5 years he gained practical experience in tourism consultancy as Senior Consultant at Dr. Christoph Nussbaumer Strategy Consultants GmbH in Hohenems (Austria). Since 2012, Mr. Hoerburger has been working at the Institute for Tourism and Leisure as deputy head of research & services. His areas of interest include tourist project development and strategic positioning of tourism firms. Mr. Hörburger also occupies himself with topics involving financing and investments in the tourism real estate business.