Hermann Elger is the General Manager of the five-star, Manhattan landmark hotel The St. Regis New York. A respected leader in the luxury hospitality arena, Elger provides the flagship St. Regis property with a high level of expertise built over 25 years of industry experience around the world. Elger is a graduate of the University of Denver and comes to The St. Regis New York having previously served as the General Manager of the Montage, Beverly Hills.
What do you do best?
Learn from others
What makes you the best?
I surround myself with the best.
How will you stay the best?
By taking care of those around me.
Seeing my team members be successful.
What are your aspirations?
Personal: To take care of those I love
Business: To make a significant impact that will always be remembered on our industry.
Most challenging moment?
My father passing
What fascinates you?
All you need is love
Those who devote their lives to the service of others
The more remote the better
Handmade artisanal items
My family, the outdoors, running