Gordon Ramsay’s cafe group recruits ex-Leon heavyweight as new CFO as chef pursues enlargement


Gordon Ramsay’s eponymous cafe group unveiled on Monday that it has employed earlier Leon finance important, Antony Perring, as its CFO.

Perring, who was fiscal director at Wagamama amongst 2006 and 2014 forward of being poached by Leon in 2015, oversaw the nutritious shortly meals chain’s enlargement all-around the Uk.

The finance heavyweight joins the Gordon Ramsay Restaurant group because it pursues an “formidable worldwide enlargement”.

The staff, which currently launched 5 new websites, guarantees a extra 10 venue openings within the Uk by summer season.

Ramsay launched his ‘avenue idea’ venues near London this 12 months, as successfully as an upmarket burger joint, Gordon Ramsay Burger, inside Harrods.

The brand new eating institutions, Road Burger and Highway Pizza, are dotted concerning the cash from Borough Market to Kensington and Camden. Each of these launched with £15 opening meal supplies.

Incomes the announcement on the day hospitality reopened for indoor help for the first time in months, the chef, 54, talked about: “Regardless of all the pandemic linked points, now we have to be optimistic and forward pondering and commit again into our exceptional sector.

“We now have an unbelievably formidable world extensive enlargement technique, and I’m delighted to have Antony on the employees to assist push our long run enlargement applications.”

Perring claimed: “I’m extremely psyched to be becoming a member of the Gordon Ramsay Consuming locations employees because the sector emerges from lockdown.

“Our deliberate new restaurant openings will allow the enterprise to hurry up its development, boosting employment within the sector and advancing current and new landlord associations.”