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Richard Franks named Apostrophe managing director

15 July 2014 by
Richard Franks named Apostrophe managing director

Richard Franks is to join Apostrophe as managing director. He takes over the high street cafe group from Amir Chen, who leaves following CH&Co's full acquisition of the business.

In January 2012 CH&Co entered into a joint venture with Apostrophe, which it has since bought outright.

Franks was most recently at coffee chain Harris & Hoole, prior to which he worked at sandwich chain EAT.

CH&Co group chief executive Stuart Lawson said: "Now is a great time for Apostrophe to make its next leap forward and we are delighted to have attracted someone of Richard's talent."

Outgoing chief executive Amir Chen added: "I am so proud of what we achieved and I look forward to seeing Richard and CH&Co take Apostrophe to the next level of development."

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