Find out about Our Members

The Master Innholders is a well respected, prestigious force within the hotel industry – an elite corps which is publicly recognised as a standard bearer for the industry.

It aims to influence standards and extend professionalism within the industry; to promote consideration, study, discussion and research in the areas affecting hotel management including management development, training, education and recruitment.

All Members

Klaus Kabelitz FIH MI

General Manager, Biltmore Mayfair

Klaus was born in Germany where he served his apprenticeship at the Dusselforf Hilton. He moved with Hilton to London, Paris, Geneva and was based in New York responsible for staff training in Europe…

kevin kelly kelly MI

General Manager, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain. Arizona, USA

Born in Manchester, and had spells at several properties including; General Manager Grosvenor Square Marriott, General Manager St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Area General Manager Ritz Carlton South Be…

Colm Kelly FIH MI

Retired Hotelier, .

Colm Kelly obtained his BA Degree in Hotel and Catering Management at the Galway Regional Technical College (now Galway – Mayo Institute of Technology) in Ireland and went on to gain practical experie…

Stephen Kyjak-Lane FIH MI

Director, Summitt Recruitment

Stephen was appointed General Manager of Lancaster London in 2008, following a period of seven years as General Manager of sister hotel K West in West London. During that time the hotel was awarded Ad…

Peter Lederer CBE FIH MI

Director, The Hotel Management Company

Peter Lederer joined Gleneagles in 1984 as General Manager and was appointed Managing Director in 1987 and Chairman in 2007. In 1994 Lederer was made an OBE for services to the Hospitality industry an…

Tom Lewis MI

Retired from hotels, Now at Waitrose and Partners

After 4 years at Westminster Technical College Vincent Square studying Hotel Management, in 1978 Tom became the first Trainee Manager at The Dorchester London, culminating in the post of Assistant Foo…