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

Derek Picot FIH MI

Director, Derek Picot Consulting Ltd

Derek Picot consults with his company Derek Picot Consulting Ltd. He has major hotel clients in the United Kingdom and Europe and advices on hotel development, asset managment as well as operations, a…

Justin Pinchbeck FIH MI

General Manager, Sheraton Grand London Park Lane Hotel

Pinchbeck runs the Sheraton Grand Park Lane hotel where he returned to his familiar W1 London location. Prior to this he launched Beaverbrook in the Surrey Countryside and previously the prestigious B…

Miles Pooley FIH MI

Chief Executive, The Royal Air Force Club

Following a management training scheme at The Connaught hotel, Miles progessed into management at The Connaught were he spent a total of nine years. In 2003 Miles was appointed to the position of Assi…

Michael Purtill Purtill

General Manager, Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel

Michael has more than 30 years of experience in the luxury hotel profession. Having graduated with distinction in his degree in Hospitality Management at Bournemouth University in 1989, he has built a…

Jonathan Raggett FIH MI

Managing Director, Red Carnation Hotels

Jonathan was appointed Managing Director of Red Carnation Hotels in 2000 when there were just four hotels. Today, Red Carnation Hotels now a global hotel collection comprising of twenty 5 star hote…

Claire Randall MI

General Manager, The Idle Rocks