PKF hospitality group

About PKF hospitality group

The PKF hospitality group is an internationally recognised market leader in the field of hospitality. We provide a full range of consulting and other services for the hotel, living, tourism & leisure sectors through four advisory divisions – PKF hotelexperts, PKF livingexperts, PKF tourismexperts and PKF leisureexperts.

With a track record dating back as far as 1869, PKF is the pioneer in hospitality consulting. The introduction of the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry (USALI) in 1927, spearheaded by PKF's founder William J Forster, marks the beginning of the firm's dedicated hospitality advisory activities.

Today, a fully integrated global team of over 100 consultants in 20 offices in 15 countries (Argentina, Austria, China, Croatia, France, Germany, Italy, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA) provides seamless international hospitality services.

the faces

Michael Widmann

“Hospitality is the petri dish of humanity – to succeed, we must cooperate cross-border.”

Christian N. Walter

“The world needs more awesome hotels. Happy to help.”

Oleksandr Krasnytskyy

“Hospitality is sharing, and sharing is caring.”


“As hoteliers, we believe life is service. As consultants, we help you make that life smarter.”


Our Team

the record

Moxy Bergen

Tenuta Artimino 



Our reference cases


196+ hotelforum Munich: Apply for the "Hotel Property Award 2022“

 196+ hotelforum Munich: Apply for the "Hotel Property Award 2022“ read more
All News

Latest News


Five new partners of PKF hospitality group

Vienna, April 27 2022 - PKF hospitality group announces five new partners from April. The following team members have taken over shares in PKF hospitality holding GmbH, Vienna, from Michael Widmann, Global CEO:

read more

Leading conference for hospitality, tourism and culture in Vienna

Leading conference for hospitality, tourism and culture in Vienna: Joint event of PKF hospitality group, Vienna Tourist Board and Museum Booster 

  • Common slogan of the conference days is "Place Making“
  • Highlight: Gala dinner in the ballroom of the Vienna City Hall with presentation of the "Hospitality Innovation Award“
read more
<script id="CookieDeclaration" src="" type="text/javascript" async></script>