HT Consulting’s expertise is made up of the long-lasting experience and diverse qualifications of our founding members and senior partners, who entertain longtime relationships in international public health as well as to the policy makers of German and Austrian social insurance agencies. Furthermore they are well connected in health tourism and the toursim sector.
  Konsul a.h. Michael Häckel

Master of business administration, founding member and CEO of HT Consulting. Long-lasting experience in public health and tourism.
  • CEO of DMZ Clinic by the Dead Sea
  • CEO of Häckel Reisen GmbH
  • Senior Consultant of NewsWork Presseagentur AG
  • Honorary Consul of the Republic of Panama
  • Board Member of DMWV
  • Guest Lecturer at SSI Berlin – Institute for Tourism and Marketing
  • Member of Healthcare Bayern e.V.

Peter Thurnwalder

Master of business administration, healthcare manager, founding member and CEO of HT Consulting. Long-lasting experience in commerce, tourism, the spa industry and rehabilitation.
  • Certified quality manager in public health
  • Senior Consultant for leading rehabilitation clinics
  • Longtime owner of a health care center in Gasteiner Tal
  • Longtime CEO of rehabilitation clinics and spa hotels
  • Longtime CEO of HOGAST and Metro
  • Consultant and representative of Österreichische Rheumaliga

Karl H. Schneider

Entrepreneur and lawyer,
Studied business administration and law at LMU in Munich, senior partner of HT Consulting.
  • Owner and CEO of an organic conference hotel in Hesse
  • Longtime CEO and proprietor of hospitals and hotels
  • Long-lasting consultancy for rehabilitation and hotel businesses in connection with the restructuring of businesses
  • Participated in developing administrative structures for BJU (League of Young Entrepreneurs) in the Rhön area and longtime BJU chairman.

  Dr. med. Michaela Gramlich

Physician and TV health expert. Senior partner of HT Consulting. Long-lasting experience in medical marketing, the pharmaceutical industry and hospital management.
  • TV Expert for Channel 21
  • Founded a private practice in Starnberg
  • Set-up of an internet health care platform.
  • Consultancy and marketing for medical projects
  • Assistance, consultancy and lectures for renowned hospitals in Bavaria
  • Longtime CEO of an aesthetic medicine clinic and owner of an innovative pharmaceutical company
Dr. med. Matthias Dittes  M.A.
Physician and health care manager, senior partner of HT Consulting. Long-lasting experience in hospital management, health tourism and social insurance.
  • Lecturer for medical case and supply management at FOM University for Economics & Management in Essen / Stuttgart
  • Consultant for operational healthcare management
  • CEO of a company for project development
  • Longtime CEO and medical director of various rehabilitation facilities in Baden-Württemberg
  • Organizational consultancy for health insurance companies, travel businesses and spa facilities in both Germany and various EU countries
  • Lecturer for health tourism and diverse activities on various advisory boards
Dr. phil., Mag. phil. Stefan Thelen

Longtime expert for coaching, team training and communication for businesses. Senior partner of HT Consulting. Dr. Thelen studied political science, Romance languages and psychology. Following this he completed a three year post graduate training in logo therapy and existential analysis as well as further training in quality management.
  • Long-lasting strategic development work, for example in toursim promotion for government institutions
  • In 2012 Dr. Stefan Thelen was named professor h.c. for Human Resources Development by UTP – Universidad Technológica del Peru in Lima.
  • Dr. Thelen is a lecturer for stakeholder management at Zurich International Business School (ZIBS) and at Bundeswehruniversität Munich.