INGO SCHWEDER

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Injecting fresh ideas and professional management into the rapidly expanding wellness hospitality sector, Ingo Schweder brings together more than 30 years of experience in the spa and hospitality industries. He leads the multidisciplinary teams at GOCO Hospitality and Horwath HTL Health and Wellness to strategise, conceptualise, design and manage the latest wellness developments for the world’s top hospitality and real estate brands. From individual hotel spas to dedicated wellness resorts and master planned mixed-use developments, Ingo’s experience and insights have taken over 400 projects worth more than $1.4 billion across upwards of 42 countries from initial idea to profitable realisation and on-going management.  

The company manages GOCO-branded spas in Greece and the UAE, and owns the Glen Ivy Hot Springs in Southern California, the United States’ oldest and highest grossing spa. GOCO Hospitality is currently developing several GOCO Retreats in strategic spots around the world. Ingo was formerly a board member of Mandarin Oriental and earlier Corporate Director of Operations for Oberoi Hotels & Resorts. Under his guidance, Ananda in the Himalayas, the globally recognised destination spa, was established.

Executive Team

JOSEPHINE LEUNG

Group Director – Design & Development

FABRICIO MUZZIO

Director – Finance

CLIVE McNISH

Corporate General Manger

MICHAEL BUCHINGER

Associate Director – Operations

SHEKHAR MALKOTIA

Associate Director – Spa Operations

CHRISTINE BELAND

Associate Director – Sales & Marketing

Advisory board

Our extensive network of global experts support us to create visionary wellness hospitality projects.

PROF. MARC COHEN

RMIT University Health Renovations Research Institute, Australia Chair of the Australasian Spa and Wellness Association

PROF. GERRY BODEKER

Oxford University Medical School, UK School of Public Health Columbia University, New York, USA

DR. CHRISTOPHER JENSEN

Managing Director – Trifermed London LTD., United Kingdom

ROBERT HECKER

Managing Director – Horwath HTL, Singapore

MATTHEW ALLISON

Founder – Space Concepts LTD., Taiwan

MARTIN PALLEROS

Founder – Tierra Design, Thailand

DAVID KEEN

CEO – QUO Global, Thailand