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

Tej Walia MI

Resort General Manager, Foxhills Club and Resort

Tej Walia was appointed general manager at Surrey’s Foxhills Club & Resort in August 2018 to oversee a £25m investment and development project. With more than 10 years’ experience as general manager,…

Peter Walker FIH MI

Managing Director, Maryculter House

A highly respected figure in the hospitality sector, Peter Walker studied in Aberdeen, Scotland, before taking up roles in The Marcliffe at Pitfodels (one of the Leading Small Hotels of the World), Ar…

Jonathan Webley FIH MI

General Manager, The Grand Hotel

Jonathan is General Manager of the Grand Hotel, Eastbourne, where he started his career as Trainee Manager in 1981. Having graduated with a general arts degree but with a fascination for the industry,…

Michelle Wells FIH MI

General Manager, Park Plaza County Hall

Having graduated from Thames College, Michelle moved on to complete The Concord Management Development Programme. She joined Thistle Hotels where she was managing their Front Office Academy moving to…

David Wilkinson FIH MI

Retired Member, N/A

RETIRED, living in Heathfield, East Sussex. David Wilkinson graduated from the Shannon College of Hotel Management in 1975, joining Hilton International where he spent 13 years in Brussels, London and…

Sue Williams FIH MI

General Manager, Whatley Manor

Sue obtained her HND in Hotel Management at Brooklands College, Weybridge. She spent two years with Concord Hotels as a Management Intern working across the UK in various four star properties. In 1989…