About Us

AETHOS Consulting Group is a global hospitality advisory firm serving people-driven businesses (including the hotel, restaurant, casino, cruise line, club and travel sectors). We enhance value for our partner organisations via access, know-how and fresh thinking. Core competencies include executive search, compensation consulting, organisational development and psychometric assessments.

Designed as a single partnership, AETHOS maintains presence in numerous national and international locations, serving clients across the globe. Our mission: To serve, solve and succeed on behalf of our clients and on behalf of our stakeholders.

The AETHOS partnership describes itself as a group of hospitality experts that value and embody:

  • Candid, transparent and respectful conversations
  • Open-mindedness and resilience
  • Collaboration and teamwork
  • Results-driven work
  • Innovation

Solutions And Expertise

As industry insiders, AETHOS understands and appreciates the complexities of your business. Their firm’s principals have extensive experience in senior appointments at leading companies in the hotel, private equity, restaurant, gaming, real estate development, and cruise sectors across all functional areas of expertise – globally. This includes placements at Board and/or C-Suite level as well as corporate, senior management functions and unit- and/or regional roles.

Successful placements include, for example, roles in Acquisitions/Development, Asset Management, Design & Construction, Finance, Human Resources, IT, Operations, Project Management/Technical Services, Revenue Management, Sales & Marketing and Supply Chain Management.


  • Advisory Services
  • Assessment
  • Board Services
  • Career Services
  • Culture Shaping
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Executive Coaching
  • Executive Search
  • Executive Tracker
  • Leadership Consulting
  • Leadership Develop.
  • Mgmt. Consulting
  • Onboarding
  • Org. Chart Mapping
  • Recruitment Research
  • Succession Planning
  • Talent Mapping
  • Alt. Investments
  • Asset Management
  • Assisted Living
  • Branded Residences
  • Casinos
  • Colleges/Universities
  • Consumer Services
  • Family Offices
  • Gaming
  • Hedge Funds
  • Hostels
  • Hotels
  • Investment Banking
  • Investment Mgmt.
  • Lodging
  • Luxury
  • Managed Care & Government Programs
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Medical
  • Private Banking
  • Private Equity
  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate
  • Restaurants
  • Retail
  • Senior Living
  • Sovereign Wealth
  • Student Housing
  • Technology
  • Travel, Hosp. & Leisure
  • Venture Capital
  • Wealth Management
  • Advertising
  • All Functions
  • Board/Governance
  • Business Development
  • C-Level
  • C-Suite
  • CEO/President
  • Communications/PR
  • Consumer Services
  • Customer Service
  • Data/Analytics
  • Development
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Finance/Accounting
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Government
  • Hospital Staff
  • Hospitality
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Invest. Mgmt./Banking
  • Investor Relations
  • Legal/Compliance
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Medical/Clinical
  • Research & Develop.
  • Risk Management
  • Supply Chain

News Briefings

AETHOS Consulting Group Acquires Seak International

To better work within a post-pandemic hospitality environment that requires new skills, different positions, and overall staffing creativity, hospitality advisory and executive search firm AETHOS Consulting Group has acquired Seak International, a human resources consulting firm with a track record serving Fortune 500, mid-sized, and family/entrepreneurial companies in industries including hospitality, retail, manufacturing, consumer goods, manufacturing,

AETHOS Consulting Group Expands to Las Vegas

After taking a massive hit during the pandemic, employment and hiring within the hotel and hospitality industry has begun to rebound. Leisure and hospitality added 88,000 jobs in November, including a gain of 62,000 in food services and drinking places. Leisure and hospitality added an average of 82,000 jobs per month through 11 months last

Jobless Claims Still Remain High as Recovery Looms

The Labor Department reported that 400,000 Americans filed new claims for state unemployment benefits. This is the lowest level for initial claims since March 14, 2020 when it was 256,000. The median estimate from economists surveyed by Bloomberg was for a decline to 385,000 claims. The previous week’s level was revised up by 5,000 from 419,000

AETHOS Consulting Group Tapped by Red Lion Hotels to Lead CEO Search

After taking a massive hit during the Great Recession, employment and hiring within the hotel and hospitality industry has begun to rebound. In the last year, according to one set of survey metrics, the industry added 527,000 jobs (2.6 million since 2004). That number is expected to increase in 2020, as global tourism and traveling