EXPERIENCED AND HIGHLY REGARDED MANAGEMENT TEAM
The Loungers senior management team combine significant sector experience with long tenure within the Company. Two of the three founders remain engaged and active in the business and the whole team have a proven track record of delivering industry-leading sales and profit growth alongside opening in excess of 20 sites per year.
Alex Reilley, Co-founder & Executive Chairman
Appointed Executive Chairman in December 2016.
Previously Executive Vice Chairman (2015) and CEO.
Nick Collins, CEO
Joined Loungers in January 2012 as FD.
Appointed CEO in January 2015 after 1 year as COO.
Previously worked as FD of AIM-listed Capital Pub Company plc and MD of Fuzzy’s Grub.
Gregor Grant, CFO
Joined Loungers in August 2018.
Previously worked at Novus Leisure, Fuddruckers Inc, Eldridge Pope, Morrells of Oxford and Southern Dental.
Qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte.
Co-Founder & Commercial Director
Co-founded Loungers in 2002.
Appointed MD of Lounge in August 2017.
Joined Loungers as COO in January 2015.
Previously Ops Director at Fuller, Smith & Turner.
Founded Elbow Room.
Amber Wood, Cosy Club MD
Joined Loungers in August 2015.
Previously spent nine years at Novus Leisure.
Rob Walls, Property Director
Joined Loungers in January 2019.
Previously Head of Property at Halford’s and managed acquisitions for Pets at Home, Home Retail Group and Brantano.