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

Craig Bancroft FIH MI

Managing Director, Northcote Group

Craig Bancroft is Managing Director at Northcote, a Michelin Star Boutique Hotel set in the Ribble Valley, Lancashire. Since joining the hotel as General Manager in 1983 with Nigel Haworth he has focu…

Peter Banks MI

Managing Director, Rudding Park Ltd

Peter’s hospitality career spans 34 years, having joined the Savoy Management Trainee Programme in 1986. After stints are St Andrew’s Old Course Hotel and the London Hilton on Park Lane, the last 24…

Gareth Banner MI

Managing Director, The Ned, Soho House Hotels

Having graduated from Oxford Brookes University with a degree in Hospitality & Restaurant Management, Gareth joined the Marriott graduate development programme in London. This led to a number of oper…

Tig Barrasford FIH MI

Life Member, N/A

Tig Barrasford’s career began in 1968 as a trainee manager with Grand Metropolitan Hotels, having obtained the National Diploma in Hotelkeeping and Catering at the Llandrillo Technical College in Colw…

Graeme C Bateman MI

Managing Director, Elite Hotels

Graeme has been Managing Director of Elite Hotels comprising of Ashdown Park Hotel, East Sussex, Tylney Hall Hotel, Hampshire, The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne and Luton Hoo Hotel, Bedfordshire since 1998…

Paul Bayliss MBE MI

Regional General Manager Hotel Brooklyn brand, Bespoke Hotels