Dr Ray F. Iunius
Director Business Development at EHL Advisory Services; Visiting Professor at HEC Lausanne
Dr Ray F. Iunius is the founder of the Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne Institute of Technology and
Entrepreneurship (EHLITE), the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (INTEHL), the
Students Business Projects (SBP), the EHLITE magazine, and the Chair of Innovation Paul
He is also Invited Professor at the Faculty of business and Economics (HEC) of the
University of Lausanne – Switzerland where he is teaching Strategic Service Operation in the
Bachelor and Master programmes. He is also the founder of the Centre for Research and
innovation in Services (CRIS) of HEC Lausanne.
Ray earns a BSc, MS and PhD in Technical Sciences from the University of Transylvania Brasov
and an MBA and PhD from the Faculty of Business and Economics (HEC) of the Lausanne
University. He is currently Director of Business Development at Lausanne Hospitality
Consulting, an Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne and Swiss Hotel Association company.
Ray aims to help people to become Leaders and companies to optimize their business processes to
enhance customer experience.
He is the author of various academic and professional articles published by journals in
the management of services, technology, and innovation. He is also the author of a number of books
such as « Industrie de l’accueil », « Hôtellerie de Luxe », « La gestion des spas », “Un Hôtel, un
modèle ?” in de Boeck editions and co-author of the “Lausanne Report on the future of Hospitality