CEDA has announced that David McDowall has joined the growing line-up of speakers booked for this year’s conference.
David McDowall is CEO-Retail at BrewDog, he leads day-to-day operations and strategic growth of the business as it continues its rapid growth pattern – now owning 80 global locations.
He joins a cast of the 2019 Conference Business Day which is currently made up of entrepreneur BJ Cunningham, Peter Martin – CM & Co, Kate Nicholls – CEO UKHospitality and Martin Vander Weyer – business editor of The Spectator.
Additionally, Dewberry Redpoint’s general manager Andrew Archer will be talking about trends in the public sector.
Adam Mason, director general at CEDA, said: “I am delighted that David and Andrew are joining us at Conference. David will deliver his thoughts on the current state of the pub, bar and restaurant sectors and important insights into the ground-breaking things that BrewDog are doing to make sure they are leading innovation in the UK & around the World.
“Andrew is uniquely positioned to give the audience the very latest data, information and opinion on all aspects of Public Sector catering. This is a topic we have not had at Conference for a couple of years and it will be really interesting to learn what developments are being experienced and what the future holds.”
The conference will take place on Friday, April 5 at Heythrop Park, Oxfordshire and more names will be announced for the speaker programme in the coming weeks.