The Caterer
Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

Polpo appoints new managing director

09 June 2017 by

London-based restaurant group Polpo has appointed Scott Macdonald as its new managing director.

Macdonald, who joins from Bill's Restaurants, where he was managing director for four years, will take up his new role later this month.

Prior to working at Bill's, he was F&B director at Selfridges and has worked in the restaurant industry for over 25 years.

"Scott will bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to the team and we're pleased to be working with him to drive the company forward - starting with the opening of Polpo in Oxford later this year," said Polpo co-founder Richard Beatty.

Beatty launched Polpo with co-founder Russell Norman in Soho's Beak Street in September 2009, before opening a further seven sites in London, Brighton, Bristol and Exeter, as well as Polpetto (Soho) and Spuntino (Soho and Bristol).

Russell Norman and Richard Beatty to open Spuntino in Bristol >>

Polpo to launch Exeter restaurant >>

Polpo to open in Bristol >>

Videos from The Caterer archives

Are you looking for a new role? See all the current hospitality vacancies available with The Caterer Jobs

The Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email

Start the working day with The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign Up and manage your preferences below

Check mark icon
Thank you

You have successfully signed up for the Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email and will hear from us soon!

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.

close

Ad Blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an adblocker and – although we support freedom of choice – we would like to ask you to enable ads on our site. They are an important revenue source which supports free access of our website's content, especially during the COVID-19 crisis.

trade tracker pixel tracking