Mike Clist became Chief Executive Officer for the British Institute of Innkeeping (BII) in April 2016. The BII is the leading professional body representing individuals working across the licensed hospitality industry. Mike has over 38 years’ experience in the pub industry the majority of which has been spent in the Tenanted and Leased sectors. Before joining the BII he was he was the Operations Director for the Tenanted Division of Fuller, Smith & Turner, an independent, vertically integrated family brewer and pub retailer which operates over 360 pubs across south England. He was responsible for the Tenanted and Leased Division of over 200 pubs and was promoted to Director there in 2007.