Caffe Nero

Paul Ettinger

From starting with 5 small coffee bars in London in 1997, over 10 years he built the F&B and commercial side of the business. From 2008 he focused on the International development of Caffe Nero with particular responsibility for food and beverage and more recently has further concentrated on the development of the music promotion activities of Caffe Nero.

They now have over 1000 stores in eleven countries including Harris & Hoole and Coffee#1.

He is also a founder-investor in Sam’s Riverside restaurant in Hammersmith and Ding Ding streetfood restaurant in Tooting.

Away from food he co-founded and is Chairman of Talentbanq, London’s leading grass-roots live music agency and is an active angel investor.