The Restaurant Group, whose brands include Frankie & Benny’s, Wagamama and Chiquito, has announced that chief executive Andy McCue has informed the board of his decision to leave the company due to extenuating personal circumstances.
The company stated, “A search will commence immediately and we anticipate that Andy will remain in position while his successor is being recruited. The board would like to thank Andy for his significant contribution to the business and in particular for leading its transition into higher growth areas, including the recent acquisition of Wagamama. We are grateful that he will continue to drive the business forward while the recruitment process is underway.”
McCue added, “In recent years, we have achieved much in a challenging market. I’m confident The Restaurant Group is well positioned with the scale, talent
An announcement will be made regarding McCue’s’s successor in due course. TRG will announce its Preliminary results on Friday 15 March.