John Brown, Director

John joined Grand Metropolitan Hotels in 1972, in Edinburgh, on their trainee management programme. His career took him to be Operations Director in Just Deli Ltd., Director of Catering at OCS Group Ltd and Director of Operations at Thomas Franks Ltd.  John joined Mike Pooleman and Oliver Parker in April 2013 as a consultant and is a shareholder.  


John specialises in all aspects of contract catering for business & industry, academies, schools, colleges and the higher education market and is supremely qualified to offer advice and solutions in all facets of catering. John is based in the Reading office.

Pet Like

Holidays and our puppy Monty

Pet Hate

Wife beating me on the golf course

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