Gather & Gather has appointed Jeremy Ford as its new director of food. Based in London, he will join the caterer’s senior leadership team, taking responsibility for culinary development across Gather & Gather and its specialist events business.
Ford joins from Restaurant Associates, where he most recently held the position of culinary director. Prior to this he was senior executive chef and group chef, where he was responsible for a team of over 300 chefs across the UK.
Ford said: “I’m very excited to join Gather & Gather at a time where the organisation has both the ambition and the vision to disrupt the industry all over again. I look forward to working closely with the team to develop amazing food concepts with personality, with wellbeing being high on the agenda and innovation at its core.”
Managing director Allister Richards added: “We are delighted that Jeremy has joined the family. His exceptional creativity and passion for the industry, combined with his extensive experience, make him an exciting addition to the senior team.”