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

Dr Hilary Cooke FIH MI

Director, Merlin Consultancy

Been in love with hotels for my entire career and passionate about developing leadership and management skills at all levels as the future of our industry. I enable leaders and teams in hospitality to…

Graham Copeman FIH MI

General Manager, Pennyhill Park

Following graduation from the University of Surrey, Graham enjoyed two years teaching in Japan, lured East by a fascination of the country's people, culture and food initiated during his industrial pl…

Stephen Coupe FIH MI

Overseas Member, N/A

Stephen launched Cromlix House, which was recognised as Hotel of the Year. In 1985 he launched One Devonshire Gardens and afterwards The Royal Scotsman luxury touring train, considered one of the worl…

Christopher Cowdray MI

Chief Executive Officer , Dorchester Collection


William Cowpe FIH MI

Retired Member, N/A

William has been in the industry for over 35 years and began his career working in Switzerland and Germany as well as London. He joined the Goring Hotel in 1969 and became Director and General Manager…

Anthony Cox FIH MI

Director, Authentic Hospitality LTD

Anthony is the founder of Authentic Hospitality Consultancy, and specialises in providing expert advice for independent, owner operated hospitality businesses. A graduate of Cornell University's P…