30 Euston Square, a venue run and managed by Searcys, one of the UK’s most prestigious catering companies, has appointed Allan Heard as its new General Manager.
Heard has a wealth of experience having previously worked at Chatsworth House and Ampersand Catering for Historic Royal Palaces. His role at 30 Euston Square will oversee all aspects involved in running the award winning central London venue and its private meeting and event spaces.
With a passion for excellence, detail and service, Heard brings knowledge and expertise to the role in keeping with 30 Euston Square’s commitment to quality, innovation, catering excellence and sustainability. He thrives in fine dining and historic locales, having been responsible for some of England’s most prestigious venues including the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace and Kensington Palace.
Speaking about his new role, Heard said: “This is an exciting time for 30 Euston Square. We have some brilliant upgrades arriving at the venue in the next few months and we are already looking ahead and planning for next year, seeking out new business opportunities and even more ways to satisfy our customers. I am honoured to support such a dedicated team, who continually go above and beyond to make 30 Euston Square a success.
“I’m proud to lend my experience to an already impeccable team, to take our service to new heights and become part of the legacy of this historic venue.”
Heard’s appointment comes after 30 Euston Square’s most successful year to date, growing its direct business and focusing on exemplary client support and customer service. As the venue looks ahead, Heard will play a key role in creating memorable events and client experiences.
Matt Thomas, MD at Searcys, commenetd: “In Allan Heard we have appointed an individual who will further the growth of 30 Euston Square, delivering excellence to its guests and to our partner, the Royal College of General Practitioners. His experience with historical venues makes him a perfect fit for this iconic venue.”