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

Philippe Rossiter Hon DUniv Hon DLitt MBA FIH FRGS

Life Member, N/A

Born in Greenwich, London, Philippe worked initially as an insurance broker in the City prior to spending two years as manager of the Paris branch of Moss Bros, the gentlemen’s outfitters. In 1970 he…

Paul Sadler FIH MI

Director & General Manager, Calcot Manor Hotel & Spa

Paul is General Manager of Calcot Manor Hotel and Spa where he has worked for the past 20 years. Over this time Calcot has grown considerably and he has been instrumental in this growth and the hotel’…

Michael Shepherd FIH MI

General Manager, The London Hilton on Park Lane

On graduating with a degree in Hotelkeeping from the University of Surrey, Michael joined Hilton International and spent 21 years managing a number of properties in different parts of the world. He op…

Robin Sheppard

Chairman, Bespoke Hotels Ltd

Robin has been an hotelier for 40+ years winning many Hotel/Hotelier of the Year awards. In 2000 he co-founded Bespoke Hotels which has grown into the UK’s latest independent hotel group with over 20…

Jonathan Slater MBA FIH MI

Chairman , OMC Worldwide Limited

Jonathan joined The Chester Grosvenor as General Manager in August 1983 and was appointed Director and General Manager in January 1985, becoming Managing Director in September 1986. He retired from…

Michael Sloan FIH MI

General Manager, Accor UK, Novotel London West

Michael started his caree in London working in various management roles including Front of House Manager at The Athenaeum Hotel and Deputy Manager for the Forte Crest Group at its Bloomsbury and Regen…