MEET THE TEAM

Michael has been a KSG company director for 17 years and he has extensive experience of the restaurant and food services industry. Michael has been instrumental in developing KSG as an innovative and industry leading service provider. Michael leads a dynamic KSG team with an open and engaging leadership style. Key elements of Michael’s role are vision and strategy for the fast-paced food services industry.

MICHAEL GLEESON
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Emma has been working with KSG for 10 years in several senior operational roles making a significant contribution to the successful evolution and development of KSG. Emma’s excellent interpersonal skills delivers highly motivated, engaged teams, delivering excellent customer satisfaction and standards. Emma makes no apologies for demanding the highest standards in service delivery across all KSG operations. Emma is results focused, with sound business planning skills and brings extensive account management experience to her role. Emma’s commitment to our clients and customers is to deliver dynamic, innovative and flexible services.

EMMA MAGUIRE
OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

Donal has worked with KSG for 12 years and he is a Chartered accountant. He is responsible for all company Financial and IT processes. Donal has extensive experience with an in-depth knowledge of the food services industry and the associated financial processes and controls. Donal also leads our IT team and the evolution of Technology enabled dining, is a key department activity.

DONAL DONNELLY
FINANCE DIRECTOR

Paul is an experienced project manager with extensive knowledge in successfully managing mobilisations and installation of restaurant fitouts and building projects. He manages the formulation of all company mobilisation and project plans. Paul has worked with KSG for 8 years and has managed numerous mobilisations as the company has expanded and developed significantly over these years. Efficient and effective project management is a key function for KSG as it aligns closely with company strategy. 

PAUL BREEN
HEAD OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT
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Sarah is an accomplished and experienced Human Resources professional. Sarah works to shape and deliver strategic people plans for our fast-paced industry. KSG works hard to be the employer of choice in our industry and our City & Guilds Academy plays a central part in our HR plans. Driving high levels of employee engagement is a key measure of Sarah’s success. Sarah also works as part of our mobilisation team to ensure seamless on-boarding of new team members guaranteeing continuity of services from day one of any new operation.

SARAH WALSH
HR MANAGER

Gale leads the KSG marketing team with responsibility for developing marketing processes to effectively communicate and engage our customers across our varied Food services activities. The marketing team work to deliver initiatives that spread across our food concepts and that also integrate with our Pop-Up activities. She leads digital marketing and social media activities which continue to expand across our business activities.

GALE WILSON
MARKETING MANAGER

James is synonymous with creating and launching new concepts at KSG. He has an extraordinary understanding of food with an exacting palate which enables him to create the perfect blend of new flavours. This talent was quickly recognised and James was promoted to the critical role of Executive Head Chef and Head of Culinary Innovation. Continual improvement is the foundation of his approach achieved by arranging culinary food trips, visiting new suppliers and existing suppliers, farmers markets and new restaurants.

JAMES KEOGH
EXECUTIVE HEAD CHEF & CULINARY INNOVATION

Pio has over 20 years’ experience working with KSG within Food Safety and Health & Safety. Pio has designed, developed and executed health and safety plans and standards of food safety and hygiene across our organisation that are industry leading. Pio has pioneered a culture of safety first in the preparation and enforcement of all our company policies, which supports our commitment to Quality Assurance systems.

PIO GILROY
QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER

Stephen develops, implements and maintains IT solutions for KSG which enables our teams to deliver efficient and effective services to our clients. In this fast paced and tech driven environment Stephen provides IT support services across all technical platforms within the KSG Group. Stephen’s achievements include creating Channel 6 TV Station, assisting Air France with a global air traffic control system and designing Sky handling partner system for Congo Airport, Sierra Leone Airport and London City Airport

STEPHEN DALY
GROUP HEAD OF IT

INTERESTED IN WORKING WITH KSG?

We’re looking for people as passionate about food and hospitality as we are. 

KSG is a formidable force in executing restaurant services, we apply continuous improvement processes and change management principles to step change restaurant services that have stagnated over time. Ranking as a leading service provider, we offer culinary delights and excellent customer service, making us the perfect choice for those organisations seeking to collaborate with an award winning, dynamic and innovative restaurant partner.

Discover our available positions below.