John Eckbert attributes Five Guys’ success to its simple approach of serving fresh, quality burgers and fries in a clean, friendly environment. The numbers certainly seem to back that philosophy up: it is now a £150m business in the UK... It can be easy to forget that the American chain only launched its first site in the UK seven years ago after the founding Murrell family teamed up with Carphone Warehouse entrepreneur Sir Charles Dunstone on a JV.
“Paddy joins us on the completion of a hugely successful masterplan project,” said Sir Charles Dunstone, Chair of Royal Museums Greenwich Trustees. “With his first class links in the maritime industries, demonstrable communication and leadership skills and experience of environmental impacts, the Museum’s Trustees believe Paddy is the right person to lead the Museum on the next stage of our development..."