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Carluccio’s bets on Coral boss to lead boardroom agenda

Carluccio’s bets on Coral boss to lead boardroom agenda

Carluccio’s has appointed Carl Leaver as its new non-executive chairman, following Simon Kossoff’s departure as chairman in July. Leaver is currently group CEO of Gala Coral where he has led the turnaround of the business, culminating in an exit for the company’s private equity shareholders through its proposed merger with Ladbrokes plc. Prior to that he was

Chain receives £6m funding and support from Carluccio’s chief

Giggling Squid, the leading UK Thai restaurant group is to accelerate its growth, following a £6.4m investment from Business Growth Fund. The chain, which has 13 sites across the south of England, will use the BGF funds to add further locations to its portfolio of successful restaurants. BGF confirmed it has taken a “minority equity

Luke Johnson and Simon Kossoff to share insight into casual dining success

Organisers of the Casual Dining show have confirmed that they have secured a number of well-known restaurant giants to speak at next year’s show. Luke Johnson, Simon Kossoff and Steve Richards are all set to appear at the event, which returns to the Business Design Centre in Islington, London, on 24-25 February next year. Johnson,