The sports, leisure and hospitality division of Compass Group UK & Ireland, Levy Restaurants UK and the Welsh Rugby Union Group (WRU GROUP) have announced a new company that will provide high-quality catering, conferencing and hospitality services for visitors to the Millennium Stadium.
Named the Millennium Stadium Experience Limited (MSEL), and based at the revamped hospitality headquarters inside the Millennium Stadium, the new venture is 83.5 per cent owned by the WRU Group and 16.5 per cent by Compass Group UK & Ireland.
MSEL combines the expertise of WRU Official Hospitality and Levy Restaurants UK, who boast a wealth of experience of organising the logistics and catering for all of the Stadium’s events, and have a shared ethos of good quality and sustainable food and excellent customer service.
Colin Bailey, managing director, Levy Restaurants UK, said:
“The creation of the Millennium Stadium Experience Limited is testament to the success of our partnership with the Millennium Stadium team to date. This will be taking the best of our expertise to further enhance the guests’ experience when they visit the stadium.”
Steve Phillips, chairman of MSEL, said:
“I am delighted that we were able to conclude the MSEL deal with Compass Group UK and Ireland with a view to further enhance both the hospitality and the catering offering at the Millennium Stadium. This is an exciting venture for all involved as we work together to deliver an exceptional service for our guests while establishing a sound business strategy for the future.”
MSEL is expected to open up a host of new opportunities for future business growth in the hospitality, conferencing and catering market.