ex Managing Director - Marco Pierre White Restaurants, Now CEO in NHS Primary Care
Recipe for Success - the Branded Restaurant with a twist of celebrity
The formula = Mix an acclaimed celebrity chef with a pinch of ‘affordable glamour’ and serve delicious, non-pretentious food by a great team…you are then much closer to ULTIMATE success!
Brandie Deignan fell in love with the hospitality industry when she initially joined the sector ‘temporarily’. Circa 20 years on, she has enjoyed a diverse career within the consumer service delivery industry, working in branded hotel groups, branded restaurants, retail and aviation within single, multiple and national leadership roles at Hilton PLC, Whitbread Restaurants PLC, Tesco PLC , British Airways PLC and most recently led the 50-strong Marco Pierre White Restaurants business which included eight restaurant concepts under the MPW brand.
Brandie describes herself as one-part business leader, two-parts mum and three-parts all things people, adding she gets goose bumps just walking into a restaurant and cannot contain her excitement.In early 2021, Brandie showed the versatility in her leadership and joined Primary Care within the NHS as Chief Executive Officer. Brandie is also a visiting guest lecturer in Hospitality and Business Management, a role which allows her to knowledge share with the next generation within the sector.