Topaz Management Services - The Best of Professionals

Ray Payne, Topaz Consultants

Ray Payne

Ray began his career in hotel management with the prestigious Chester Grosvenor Hotel, and the Crest Hotel Group, quickly rising to the position of General Manager. After these successful posts, Ray took on the role of Operations Director at The Champneys Group, the largest independent Health Resort business in the UK, where he went on to serve as Managing Director for thirteen years before joining Topaz in 2011. More...

Mike Fitch, Topaz Consultants

Mike Fitch

Mike is a founding director of Topaz Management Services and has worked in both hospitality and leisure management over the past 30 years. Following a thorough grounding in hospitality at the prestigious Westminster Hotel School, Mike joined a tour company in the South of France as a chef. More...

Andrew Hammond, Topaz Consultants

Andrew Hammond

Andrew is a founding director of Topaz with a management career spanning more than 23 years. He began his career in management in London with the Bally Corporation of America before moving on to some of the largest leisure management firms in the UK and diversifying into marketing, business development and wider aspects of the leisure & tourism sector including hospitality. More...