Proprietor of The Torridon, Wester Ross
Before graduating with a degree in BA Hospitality Business Management (hons) from Leeds Metropolitan University, Rohaise worked all over Scotland gaining experience in restaurant and front of house in many 5 star properties. As a post-graduate Rohaise worked in event and conference management for ICI and IEE. In 1999, she took the challenge of going back to her roots and managing The Torridon with her husband Daniel, which her parents had purchased in 1992. Taking over operations in 2004, they continue to build on the family success.
The Torridon is a 58 acre estate that consists of a luxury 18 bedroom hotel & fine dining restaurant, a traditional pub with 12 rooms, as well as a self-catering and outdoor adventure company. Employing up to 50 staff Rohaise is predominantly the People Director of the company with a focus on recruitment, training, development and coaching. Rohaise also drives the excellence within the company and the hotel has won a number of industry and tourism awards including most recently Pride of Britain Hotel 2014 and has been the only hotel in Scotland to win AA hotel of the year twice.
- BHA Scotland committee
- Hospitality Action member
- Member Institute of Hospitality