Dimitris “Dimi” Leivadas
Founder & CEO

Founder of the company is Dimitris ‘Dimi’ Leivadas, an internationally reputed and leading hospitality expert, with accolades and great achievements in the premium Restaurant and Hotel industry (The Fat Duck, Matsuhisa Mykonos, Nobu@Badrutt’s Palace St Moritz, Belvedere Hotel Mykonos, Derby Hotels Collection in Barcelona).

Prior to DL-H, Dimi was the Manager at The Fat Duck of Heston Blumenthal in Bray, UK (3*Michelin, 10/10 Good Food Guide, voted in the past as the Best Restaurant in the World). This tenure led him to be considered as one of the leaders in this industry and evolved self into a brand and point of reference when it comes to premium customer service in Hospitality and his powerful network.

Dimi was an inspirational guest speaker at TEDxAthens 2013. He is a guest motivational Speaker in various forums and conferences around Europe, he judges service skills competitions and develops various projects related to premium customer service in collaboration with elite clients in Hospitality, Education, Luxury Brands, Private Banking and Health Care. He has always been a pioneer in setting up workshops that involved highly esteemed professionals on different fields of expertise by finding parallels of their work with premium and unique ‘guest experiences’.

Dimi is a member of The Royal Academy of Culinary Arts UK (RACA) and a judge of the AAE Service Committee.