We are thrilled to announce that Cleverchefs has emerged triumphant at the prestigious Wales Fast Growth 50 Awards 2023, clinching the titles of the Fastest Growing Business-to-Business Services Firm and the Fastest Growing Cardiff Firm. This remarkable achievement emphasises our commitment to excellence and innovation in the competitive contract catering industry.
The Wales Fast Growth 50 awards ceremony, which took place at the Utilita Arena in Cardiff on November 30th, celebrated the top fifty fastest-growing businesses in Wales across various sectors. We are honoured to have received recognition in two categories.
Our growth journey, from £2.7 million in 2019 to an impressive £11.9 million in 2023, reflects our dedication to providing high-quality, nutritious catering services for the education sector, workplaces, and leisure facilities. With a growing portfolio of 82 schools, three workplaces, and two leisure sites, Cleverchefs continues to make a significant impact.
"It has been wonderful to witness the company's growth and the impact good food has on people's health"
Nick Collins, Cleverchefs Founder and CEO.
Mark Goddard, Head of UK Regions at UBS Global Wealth Management, commended the entrepreneurial spirit of businesses like Cleverchefs.
"Business owners and entrepreneurs are the engine of our economy, and UBS has a long history advising and connecting them on each stage of their wealth journey, helping them to unlock their potential."
Mark Goddard, Head of UK Regions at UBS Global Wealth Management.
The annual Wales Fast Growth 50 event recognises and celebrates the fastest-growing businesses, providing a unique platform for companies to gain recognition for their achievements. Cleverchefs' double win is a testament to our robust growth trajectory and significant contribution to the Cardiff and broader Welsh economy.
Additionally, Cleverchefs emerged as the impressive 5th rank holder in the Top 50 Fastest-Growing Businesses in Wales for 2023. This remarkable accomplishment further solidifies our ambition and commitment to excellence in the catering industry. We are humbled and energised by the recognition.
Cleverchefs continues to carve its niche with a chef-led approach, providing high-quality, nutritious catering services for schools, workplaces, and leisure facilities.
About the Wales Fast Growth 50:
The Wales Fast Growth 50 is a highly respected index that tracks and recognises the 50 fastest-growing businesses in Wales based on their turnover growth over a two-year period. The program serves as an awards platform and builds communities to support, celebrate, and champion entrepreneurs at various stages of their journey.