We are delighted to welcome Patrick McDonald FRSA to the Lewis Craig team, as our Hospitality Specialist Consultant.
Patrick is a distinguished name within the Hospitality and Catering Industry, with over 40 years experience in creating, opening and influencing many leading Hotel Groups, Restaurants and Hospitality projects, along with Food Retail stores and Foodhalls.
Following the departure of Starbucks, Lewis Craig was instructed by the Landlord of 30 Upper Street in Islington to find a new Tenant for the rarely-available prime opportunity.
We were delighted to agree terms with better chicken operator, Mother Clucker, taking a new lease on the entire building, being their first new permanent restaurant, reflective of their exciting plans to grow the brand across the country.
Acting on behalf of a Tenant in Fulham, at the highly prominent corner junction of North End Road and Lillie Road, Lewis Craig was tasked with finding a suitable assignee for their residual leasehold interest.
Through our extensive marketing campaign, we identified the highly successful celebrity tattoo parlour “INK’D London” (co-owned by Love Island’s Theo Campbell), located diagonally opposite, where the timing was perfect as they had outgrown their relatively small venue.
Lewis Craig was retained by global fintech giant, Liquidity Group, to advise on their new London office acquisition project.
Following an extensive project, terms were agreed with West-End Landlord, Shaftesbury PLC, to acquire space on Kingly Street, within their Carnaby Estate in London’s Soho.
Lewis Craig was instructed by Kobox gym founder, Shane Collins, to advise on his new venture, Circuit Society.
A new circuit-based fitness concept aiming to create a new category of boutique fitness studios – the ‘microstudio’ – bringing high-quality studio fitness to underserved neighbourhoods.