Brian Trollip - Dishoom

Speaker Q&A (2018): Brian Trollip, Dishoom

Brian Trollip has been overseeing the day-to-day running of Dishoom’s operations since 2010.  Voted the ‘Coolest UK Restaurant’ in 2016 by Cool Brands, and a new entry on this year’s ‘The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies’ list, the Indian restaurant group now has six sites and employs over 700 people. He’ll be at the show […]

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Brian Keeley-Whiting, Managing Director, Whiting & Hammond

Speaker Q&A (2018): Brian Keeley-Whiting, Whiting & Hammond

Our next speaker Q&A features Brian Keeley-Whiting, managing director of Whiting & Hammond — a small, award winning, independent pub group in the heart of the Kent, Sussex and Surrey. He’ll be appearing alongside the Yummy Pub Co’s Tim Foster, Alexander Salussolia, MD of Glendola Leisure Group, and Kate Nicholls, chief executive of The ALMR, […]

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Tim Foster, Yummy Pub Co

Speaker Q&A (2018): Tim Foster, Yummy Pub Co

‘Are we growing our pubs or saving our pubs?’ — that’s the hot topic that Tim Foster, owner & head of being awesome at the Yummy Pub Co, and his fellow panellists, will be discussing at the show on opening day. Hosted by Kate Nicholls, chief executive of The ALMR, and also featuring Alexander Salussolia, MD of […]

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Glenn Evans, Head of Food Development, Las Iguanas, La Tasca & La Vina

Speaker Q&A (2018): Glenn Evans, Las Iguanas

Our next speaker Q&A features Glenn Evans, head of food development at Las Iguanas, La Tasca & La Viña.  He’ll be appearing in an exclusive panel session, alongside other top chefs, discussing ‘Menu innovation for multi-site pubs & restaurants’ . Glenn’s 21+ years’ experience in the industry includes roles at Hilton Hotels, Compass Group, Marks & […]

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Jo Fleet, MD of Flat Iron

Speaker Q&A (2018): Jo Fleet, Flat Iron

Our new Q&A series profiles some of the speakers at this year’s Casual Dining.  First up is Jo Fleet, MD of Flat Iron, who’ll be appearing in an exclusive opening day panel session on ‘Large multi-site brands of the future’. She’ll be sharing insights on the pros and cons of multi-site brand expansion, including her experiences […]

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