Leonardo V.

Investment Management | Food & Beverages | Hospitality

United Kingdom
EN

- Assisting organisations to realise their true potential and materialise their future aspirations - Founder, C-level Executive and Strategic Advisor in a variety of industries and sectors with more t...see more

  • Financial Services Banking & Insurance
  • Food & Beverage
  • Hospitality & Travel
  • Professional Services

500

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Investor Director

Mission Kitchen
3 years
Current position
Jun 2019 - Present
Creating co-working kitchens for London's food entrepreneurs. Mission Kitchen makes it easier, cheaper and simpler for anyone to build a food business. Our first two sites will be openi...see more

Board Observer

Ecometrica
2 years
Oct 2018 - May 2020
Ecometrica is at the forefront of combining downstream space data with contextual business and economic data to provide practical information solutions to environmental, risk and civil ...see more

Board Observer

Advizzo
2 years
Sep 2018 - May 2020
Advizzo is a behavioural science software company, transforming the way customers think about their energy and water consumption, and the way utility companies connect with their custom...see more

Managing Director

Berti Investments
2 years
Mar 2018 - Jun 2020
Berti is an Impact investment fund supporting growing businesses that can make a positive difference to Human and Planetary Wellbeing focusing on Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Food, an...see more

Director

GrowthXpert
6 years
Current position
Sep 2016 - Present
GrowthXpert is a boutique consultancy firm advising Corporations, Family offices and HNWI's on Impact Investing with a specialisation in AgFood, Hospitality, Ecotourism, Retail, Enterta...see more

CEO

London Business Group
9 months
Feb 2015 - Nov 2015
Appointed by the board to restructure the group and prepare food divisions for International expansion. Winner of What's On Awards for Favourite British restaurant 2015 for London Fish ...see more

Director of New Markets and Franchise Business

Just Falafel
2 years
Jun 2013 - Feb 2015
Joined Just Falafel in 2013 to launch the business in the UK as the Head of Franchise and in 2014 appointed to manage the global development as the New Markets Operations Director and i...see more

Regional Director

Goody's S.A.
5 years
Apr 2008 - Nov 2012
Vivartia Group is an F&B conglomerate in Southern Europe, operating more than 600 QSR, Casual Dining and Premium Cafe-Lounge outlets. • President, Board of Directors for Pantheon Plaza ...see more

Founder & Managing Director

Marsh Services SA
3 years
Nov 2004 - Mar 2008
Logistics and distribution company specialised in bakery products and ready-made meals for the retail market.

Owner / Franchisee

Pizza Fan Delivery SA
3 years
Oct 2004 - Mar 2008
Largest Pizza delivery chain in Greece Owner of 1 restaurant Consulting the CEO on franchising strategy and market development.

Founder & Managing Director

Ecoclean Services
3 years
Aug 2004 - Dec 2007
Facilities Management and Comercial cleaning company. Covering B2B and B2C services in common area maintenance, landscaping, pest control and general cleaning. Specialisation in nano-pr...see more

Owner / Franchisee

McDonald's
5 years
Oct 1999 - Jun 2004
Multi-awarded franchisee of 3 McDonald's restaurants Launched and managed the first seasonal McDonald's restaurant in the world. Implemented the first motorbike delivery service for Mc...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Financial Services Banking & Insurance
  • Food & Beverage
  • Hospitality & Travel
  • Professional Services

Expertise

  • Product Management
  • Logistics Analysis