Global Restaurant Investment Forum

12-14 March 2018 – Palazzo Versace, Dubai

GRIF

12-14 March 2018 – Dubai

Speaker Profile

Simon Potts

Managing Director, The Alchemist Bars and Restaurants

Simon is Managing Director of The Alchemist, a premium bar and restaurant brand with cocktails and theatre at its core. Established in 2010 and backed by Palatine Private Equity, Simon led a management buyout from Living Ventures in 2015 and heads a business that operates 13 locations around the UK, with a further 4 openings planned for 2018. He has worked for founders Jeremy Roberts and the late Tim Bacon for 12 years, previously helping to launch concepts such as Australasia and Manchester House.