THE TEAM

Vine Hotels is led by a senior team of hospitality professionals with vast experience in their specialisms, combining their expertise to provide professional services built on dedication, knowhow and integrity.


Greg DykeGreg Dyke
Chairman

Previously chairman of the Football Association and the British Film Institute, Greg is a well-known media executive, journalist, broadcaster and former Director General of the BBC. He has held Chief Executive positions with LWT, Pearson Television and Channel 5 and was Chancellor of the University of York.

Greg has held hotel interests over a number of years and became chairman of Vine hotels in 2015.


Garin Davies - Vine Hotels

Garin Davies
Chief Executive

Having served as Board Member of Best Western UK and a previous Divisional Director of BDL Management, Garin has a wealth of experience across all aspects of the hospitality industry.

Garin became a hotel owner in 2009, proactively increasing the portfolio ever since. He maintains close ties with Accor, Hilton, IHG & Best Western among others. These relationships serve our clients well when they decide to go down the franchising route.


Hotel specialists possessing over a century of combined experience in the hospitality industry, Vine Hotels support team ensures superior returns for all our owners.

Neil Burgin

Neil Burgin
Chief Financial Officer

Neil was appointed in September 2017 and has overall responsibility for the financial management of the business.

Tony Fish - Vine Hotels

Tony Fish
Finance Director

Tony is an experienced hotelier, whose
career in Hotel Financial Control and
Hotel Management has covered most
aspects of the industry.

Heather Stewart - Vine Hotels

Heather Stewart
Human Resources Director

Heather has enormous experience in hotel human resources management in both large and small properties at senior level.

Simon Bunker Purchasing Officer the team Vine Hotel Management

Simon Bunker
Purchasing Officer

Simon is the Group's systems specialist with deep knowledge of procurement and F&B operations.

Dan Wilson Regional General Manager

Dan Wilson
Regional General Manager

Dan has been with Vine Hotels since July 2018 and has over 17 years of experience in brand and private hospitality properties.

Liz Wood - Vine Hotels

LIZ WOOD
GROUP SALES AND MARKETING DIRECTOR

Liz has 25+ years' experience of
hospitality sales in-house and on an
outsourced basis for sporting, cultural,
arts, hotel, restaurant, and leisure venues.

Liz Wood - Vine Hotels

Helen Shepherd
Group Revenue Manager

Helen has over 20 years' experience
managing hotel revenues, which has
seen her work within numerous hotel
brands and a selection of
independently owned properties.