Chris has worked in the Leisure & Hospitality industry for over 30 years, working for Intercontinental Hotels Greenall’s pubs and Hotels, Compass Group, Whitbread PLC, Ramada, Venice Simplon Orient Express, Shearing’s and Independent Groups. Chris has total understanding of every aspect of the Hospitality Industry and business, having held various positions including, General Manager, Sales and Marketing Director, Operations Director, Commercial Director and for the past four years as Managing Director. Chris specializes in Brand developments, business turnarounds, acquisitions and disposals.
Jamie has 20 years experience in the Finance industry. Currently Jamie is Managing Director of a Private lending business. In his career he has funded over £2 Billion worth of property transactions throughout the UK . More recently he has funded several Leisure opportunities throughout the country giving him an interest of Coastal & Country Inns group. Jamie also sits on the board of London property fund which manages over £350 million of assets worldwide. His business interests also stretches over to Europe where he has actively invested in holiday lets, construction and leisure opportunities.