Marco Pierre White
Renowned chef, restauranteur and TV personality
Raymond Blanc OBE
Chef Patron, Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons; Founder, The Raymond Blanc Consultancy; President of The Sustainable Restaurant Association (SRA)
Co-founder, Big Mamma Group
Managing Director, Kroonenberg Groep
Mario C. Bauer
Advisor to Vapiano; Co-Founder, Curtice Brothers
Consultant, Monique Borst Ltd
Woohoo! GRIF is now in Amsterdam
In Europe for the first time, running for five successful years, Global Restaurant Investment Forum (GRIF) is a three day annual restaurant investment event featuring an unmissable industry conference, mouth-watering culinary tours and some of the most valuable networking receptions offered at an industry event!
Global Restaurant Franchisor of the Year Award
We are pleased be presenting the Global Restaurant Franchisor of the Year Award brought to you by Dentons at the upcoming Global Restaurant Investment Forum.
We are now inviting applicants for the awards which will be judged specifically regarding their ability to produce consistent quality and a commercially successful business using the franchising model. Criteria will focus on support offered to franchisees, training, innovation and global reach.
To put your franchise forward or nominate a franchise you feel deserving of this inaugural award please email your nomination to Babette.Mwood@dentons.com
You will need to provide the name of the franchise, country(s) where the franchises are and contact details (if known). We will then follow up with further criteria directly.
"GRIF is not just a conference. It’s a lot about meeting old friends, and making new ones”
Mario C. Bauer, Entrepreneur & Advisor to Vapiano
Harness the opportunities of a $3.8 trillion industry
"Great networking event with some excellent presentations that spark innovation for my own business."
Michael Ingemann, Chairman, Claus Meyer Holding
GRIF’s sponsors are experts in the field of hospitality & restaurant investment. They are at the forefront of this growing industry and leading the way in this sector.
If you are interested in Sponsorship Opportunities please contact Jennifer Pettinger M: +971 (0) 5588 40145
"I was pleasantly surprised it being my first time, at the opportunities presented to alot of the business owners and the exposure gained."
Manisha Advani, Business Development Manager, Govinda's
Online networking platform:
Initiate contact with attendees before the event
Networking Round Tables:
Discuss the topical issues in an informal setting
Networking Culinary Receptions:
The perfect opportunity to network and celebrate what is best about our industry
Meet the key stakeholders in the market