The ARIVA Hotel GmbH, based in Mannheim, was founded in 1998 and stands for quality, service and hospitality. It is a subsidiary of the DIRINGER & SCHEIDEL Group (D&S) which has a current workforce of 3,500. There are currently five hotels under the ARIVA umbrella in the Grid City, with some 680 rooms. Approx. 200 hotel staff take care of the international guests.
ARIVA CEO, Achim Ihrig, is also on the Board of the DIRINGER & SCHEIDEL Group.