The Luxury Savant is brought to you by a team of experienced travelers with a passion for culture, opulence, and faraway places.

TOMAS OSCAR ANDRÉN

Co-founder & CVO

Stockholm

AYSU KOLLATH

Social Media Director & Lead Designer

Indianapolis

NIKLAS COLES

Editorial Director

Manhattan

YANNI ACOTT

Senior Contributor

Bangkok

LION SHIRDAN

Co-founder & CEO 

Haifa

Born in Israel and raised in Switzerland, Lion has been a citizen of the world since childhood. As a wayfaring entrepreneur, decades of travel and countless nights in hotels across the globe eventually inspired him to establish The Luxury Savant with co-founder and long-time business partner, Tomas Oscar Andrén, in 2021. With over twenty years of experience in digital marketing, brand consulting, and business growth in myriad industries, Lion created The Luxury Savant as a curated space for unique hotels to feature their allure, as well as for talented creators to showcase captivating content.