Savoy Lecture 2013 presenter, Alastair Storey, is a familiar name within our industry but his company, Westbury Street Holdings, may not register in the consciousness of most. Just one look at the five successful companies it embraces – BaxterStorey, Benugo, Holroyd Howe, Caterlink and Portico – and its position and influence across many sectors is instantly recognisable.
The largest independent catering group in the UK, Westbury Street Holdings’ varied brands give it a strong footing in restaurants, delis, coffee bars, hospitality and education. In business and industry BaxterStorey is one of the market leaders, Holroyd Howe and Caterlink deliver excellence in the specific field of private and state education catering, and Benugos continues to thrive within cafes and restaurants. As the man at the top, Alastair’s diverse knowledge, experiences, philosophies and opinions of operating and growing in these diverse markets are sure to create an interesting presentation.