Godfrey Mantle is the Managing Director and owner, with his wife Jenny, of a portfolio of businesses and investments in property education, development, hospitality and agriculture. Apart from a short stint in the Commonwealth Schools Commission he has always been a business owner. Godfrey’s leadership strength is reflected in his ability to hire and nurture exceptional management teams long-term. He maintains a close relationship with the key people within each of his businesses to ensure operating procedures and delivery details adhere to the business’ guiding principles. At the same time Godfrey leads his team with transparency and trust, to encourage in innovation and persistence in business growth and development.
Head of College
Andrew Seaton is the current Head of College and Compliance Manager for Mayfair College, Mantle Group Hospitality’s college for hospitality. Andrew has a wealth of experience working in the industry, and has spent the last ten years training and working in hospitality and renewable energy. Andrew has experience in compliance and standards assurance, quality assurance development & implementation, business development & management as well as the analysis of operational procedures and processes. He plays a key role in the induction of staff within Mantle Group Hospitality and has excellent communication, organisational and management skills.
Simon McAllister has worked in the hospitality industry for over 30 years after following his father around kitchens as a child. He has worked in various roles within the kitchen, starting as an Apprentice and working his way up to Executive Sous Chef at an international 5 Star hotel. During this time, Simon was able to gain invaluable experience and, along with continued personal development, his passion for was ignited. Simon’s role at Mayfair College is to educate students using his own experiences and knowledge, and assist the next generation of culinary professionals reach their full potential