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POWER LIST 2018, MARKET MOVERS: Warren Geraghty, Culinary Director, Rhubarb

POWER LIST 2018, MARKET MOVERS: Warren Geraghty, Culinary Director, Rhubarb

Warren Geraghty switched to the contract catering side of the market this year when he left his post as group executive chef at Galvin Restaurants to join Rhubarb. As culinary director of the firm, he is leading all of the kitchen teams across its business and maintains responsibility for a number of key functions that

Private equity firm snaps up top catering provider

Midmarket private equity firm Livingbridge has acquired foodservice operator rhubarb, the first investment from its new £660m fund. Originally established in 1996 as an events business, rhubarb expanded its activities in 2003 to include the operation of lease and concession contracts at iconic, high footfall locations, initially by providing high-end catering at Ascot Racecourse. Today,

Royal Albert Hall renews catering contract for another six years at a cost of £90m

The Royal Albert Hall has renewed its catering contract with event caterer, Rhubarb, at a value of £90m over six years.  Rhubarb has provided hospitality catering services to the Royal Albert Hall since January 2011, nearly doubling the catering turnover despite a similar show count and visitor numbers. The growth has come from the vastly

Caterer gallops ahead to win £60m Goodwood contract

Rhubarb, the brand and event caterer, is to add Goodwood Estate in West Sussex to its already impressive client list. The contract, worth around £60m, commences on 16 March 2016 and will see rhubarb take the catering operation at the Estate’s key festival events to another level. Goodwood attracts over 800 thousand visitors a year; these