Mr. Olaf Eman

  • Managing Director & Senior Instructor at The Hotel Butler Academy, Cologne - Germany (Owner & Founder) 
  • Director of Education - Development & Senior Instructor at " River Academy" member of United Waterways, Cologne - Germany (full time project)
  • Director of Hospitality Operation & Senior Instructor at " The International Butler Academy", Simpelveld - Netherlands (freelance project)
  • Founder of "The Alliance of Professional Butler " 
  • Founder of " B.A.S. Consultancy & International Training" , Ijmuiden - Netherlands 


Mr. Eman has been implementing a training program which provides a creative and proven system within private properties, hotels, cruise ships, and yachts. Mr. Eman wishes to develop the institute into a Lifestyle & Luxury brand while maximizing the business.


  • Senior Cruise & Hotel Consultant for opening new build and trun over management project. 
  • Field of experience:  Luxury Hotel , Cruise Ship Operation, Private Estates,   Royal House
  • Specialist in development of tailor made Hotel Training Manual 
  • Passionate in developing Standard of Operating Procedure for Hotel and Cruise ships operations
  • Expert in pre opening & turn over management  
  • Passionate in Human Resources Management (Recruiting - Training - Human Development)
  • Founding board member of the Alliance of professional Butler Trainer  
  • Graduated Business Coach
  • Certified DISC Trainer. The science behind DISG as one of our Training toolbox for teaching effective communication, style of communication, feedback management, complaint management, Leadership, etc. DISC Model as an integrate system of human mind set within a process of HR development.  


Mr. Eman studied  Hotel Management school in Germany and in The Netherlands where he graduated Cum Laude at The International Butler Academy. Mr. Eman is specialist in operating and monitoring of Luxury Boutique Hotels , River & Ocean going  Cruise Hotel Operation. Mr. Eman himself worked several years for the most luxury hotels and cruise companies around the world and had the pleasure traveling around the world several times, holding positions from a line staff member to Hotel General Manager.

Mr. Eman launched different International Training for 5 star boutique hotels and  sailed world wide with various River Cruise Yachts and ocean Cruise vessels and trained middle size and large group of ships employee in different level of degree: from Senior - Middle Management and the operation team. Passionate in role play training and group assignment as training and education tool to inspire people to have the awareness of the changes and the transformation through training.