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

Peter Banks MI

Managing Director, Rudding Park Ltd

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Gareth Banner MI

Managing Director, The Ned, Soho House Hotels

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Neil Bannister FIH MI

Life Member, N/A

After attending the Grammar School, Manchester, Neil Bannister took the Diploma Course at Blackpool Catering College. He spent two years in the Army as personal Cook to the GOC London District followe…

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

Managing Director, Elite Hotels

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

Willy Bauer FIH MI

Retired Member, N/A

Willy Bauer has been active in the hotel and leisure industry since 1960. Educated in Germany and Switzerland, he attended the Hotel School Heidelberg where he was awarded a Diploma in Hotel Managemen…