Catering company Rhubarb has named Katie Harel at its new head of marketing.
Harel joins the hospitality and restaurant operator with more than 12 years' experience to develop and implement the marketing strategy for 2015.
She was previously head of marketing at the Ping Pong restaurant group, where her achievements included the completion of a full re-branding project and the launch of two new restaurants.
Prior to that, Harel was based in Hong Kong where she held senior positions at Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group and The Langham, before working as Director at Mango PR's first Hong Kong office.
Commenting on her new appointment, she said: "I am incredibly excited to join the Rhubarb management team.
"To be able to work with such an innovative group as they move into the next stage of business growth is a fantastic opportunity. Sky Garden in particular marks an exciting new chapter for us and I am thrilled to be part of the journey. "