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Non-Executive Employment

January 2018 - present:

Co-founder and Chairman – Maverick Pubs Ltd.

A joint-venture between The West Berkshire Brewery PLC and Downing LLP.  The freehold of The Old Suffolk Punch in the Fulham Palace Road, opposite Charing Cross Hospital, has been purchased and contracts exchanged on the freehold purchase of The Oxford in Kentish Town.

 

2016-Present

Co-Founder and Chairman – The Summit (City) Pub Co. Ltd
Co-Founder and Chairman – The Phoenix (City) Pub Co. Ltd
Co-Founder and Chairman – The Liberty (City) Pub Co. Ltd

Three new pub companies funded under the Enterprise Investment Scheme via The City Pub EIS Fund. The pubs trade under the generic brand name of Mosaic Pub & Dining (
www.mosaicpubanddining.com).


2015-Present
Co-Founder and Chairman – The Sovereign (City) Pub Co. Ltd
Co-Founder and Chairman – The Galaxy (City) Pub Co. Ltd
Co-Founder and Chairman – The Pioneer (City) Pub Co. Ltd

Three new pub companies funded under the Enterprise Investment Scheme via The City Pub EIS Fund. The pubs trade under the generic brand name of Mosaic Pub & Dining (
www.mosaicpubanddining.com).

2013-Present
Chairman - The West Berkshire Brewery PLC (
www.wbbrew.com)
Berkshire's longest-established and largest brewery.

2014-January 2018
Co-Founder and Senior Independent Director – The City Pub Company (East) PLC and The City Pub Company (West) PLC. 

See below:


2011-2014
Co-Founder and Chairman – The City Pub Company (East) PLC and The City Pub Company (West) PLC.

Two business start-ups which raised between them over £28m. under the Enterprise Investment Scheme.  Following their merger in October 2017, they became The City Pub Group PLC (www.citypubcompany.com) which was admitted to the London Stock Exchange’s Alternative Investment Market in November 2017, owning 34 pubs from Exeter to Norwich via London and Brighton, including 6 micro-breweries.


2008-2011:
Co-Founder and Non-Executive Director - The Capital Pub Company PLC.

2006-Present
Co-Founder and Chairman - The Country Food & Dining Co. Ltd 

now known as Cobbs Farm Company Limited (www.cobbsfarmshop.co.uk),

2004-2012:
Co-Founder and Non-Executive Director - Convivial London Pubs PLC

1995-1998:
Non-Executive Director - The Wynkoop Brewery, Denver, Colorado, USA. (
www.wynkoop.com)

1994-2006:
Co-Founder and Non-Executive Director - The Paris Real Ale Brewery S.A

(now Frogpubs Paris, www.frogpubs.com)