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

James Brown FISMA FIH MI

Retired Member, N/A

Previously General Manager of the Royal Garden, Athenaeum, Compleat Angler and Westbury Hotels, James was until recently Chief Executive of the Academy of Food and Wine Service. His hotel career began…

Andrew Brown FIH MI

General Manager , Fairmont Windsor Park

Andrew brings more than 25 years experience to The Master Innholders, highly experienced in Luxury Resorts and New Luxury Openings. Andrew is a Fellow of the Institute of Hospitality.

Beppo Buchanan-Smith FIH MI

Hospitality Consultant, N/A

Beppo entered the family business in 1992, which had been created by his parents in 20 years earlier initially for a 6 month period but he became hooked on the hotel industry. In 1999 Beppo he formed…

Patrick Burke FIH MI

Owner & Managing Director, The Atlantic Hotel and Ocean Restaurant, Jersey

Patrick gained an honours degree at the University of Surrey. This was followed by five years management experience at the Carlton Tower, Knightsbridge and the Intercontinental at Hyde Park Corner. He…

Grant Campbell SJS

General Manager , Nobu Hotel London Portman Square

A strong operational and strategic background in contemporary and lifestyle hotel markets including Sanderson-Morgans Hotel Group/sbe, Hilton and Mint Hotels. Significant opening and brand conversion…

Stephen Carter OBE FIH MI

Non Executive Director, Various Companies

After graduating from the University of Surrey, he began his career working in various locations throughout Scotland. He opened the first Holiday Inn in Scotland and remained with Holiday Inns Incorpo…