Gordon Ramsay’s restaurant group recruits ex-Leon heavyweight as new CFO as chef pursues expansion


ordon Ramsay’s eponymous restaurant team uncovered on Monday that it has hired former Leon finance main, Antony Perring, as its CFO.

Perring, who was money director at Wagamama between 2006 and 2014 before becoming poached by Leon in 2015, oversaw the nutritious speedy food chain’s growth about the Uk.

The finance heavyweight joins the Gordon Ramsay Restaurant group as it pursues an “ambitious world wide expansion”.

The team, which not long ago introduced 5 new web-sites, promises a additional 10 location openings in the British isles by summer time.

Ramsay introduced his ‘street concept’ venues around London this year, as properly as an upmarket burger joint, Gordon Ramsay Burger, inside of Harrods.

The new restaurants, Avenue Burger and Road Pizza, are dotted all around the capital from Borough Sector to Kensington and Camden. The two introduced with £15 opening food provides.

Producing the announcement on the day hospitality reopened for indoor provider for the very first time in months, the chef, 54, reported: “Despite all of the pandemic relevant challenges, we have to be optimistic and ahead wondering and commit again into our amazing marketplace.

“We have an very formidable world expansion technique, and I’m delighted to have Antony on the team to support drive our long term expansion designs.”

Perring claimed: “I am incredibly excited to be becoming a member of the Gordon Ramsay Dining places group as the sector emerges from lockdown. 

“Our planned new restaurant openings will enable the small business to speed up its growth, boosting work in the sector and advancing current and new landlord relationships.”