Maksim Ryshkov is the Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer at Central Management Agency in Karlovy Vary. In this position, Maksim oversees the operation of 5 Hotels, 2 Restaurants, IB International Boarding School and one of the oldest Tennis Clubs in Czech Republic - Gejzir.
During his career, Maksim acquired a wide-ranging industry expertise operating in key management positions in Switzerland, Germany, Maldives and Kazakhstan in Rooms Division, F&B, Sales departments, as well as General Manager. As a passionate hotelier, Maksim supported 7 hotel openings and worked together with pre-opening teams of Waldorf Astoria Berlin, Carlton Hotel St. Moritz and supported rebranding process of LUX Resort Maldives.
Also, his great interest for innovation and technology led him to the Swiss Start-Up MENU Technologies AG, where he oversaw company’s international business development and now he is a member of the Advisor Board. Maksim is a graduate of the Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality. He is fluent in German, English and Russian.