Lusso, the specialist City caterer and part of CH&Co Group, has appointed Sharon Linney as operations director in a move that reflects the business’ period of significant growth.
In her new role, Linney will be responsible for a portfolio of Lusso’s clients in the City and central London, overseeing a team of three operations managers. She brings to the business extensive operations experience, a reputation for effectively creating and maintaining strong, long-term client relationships, and an impressive track record of business retention. She is also passionate about team development and nurturing future talent.
Linney joins Lusso from The Brookwood Partnership, where she was operations director. Prior to this she held operations director roles at bartlett mitchell and a social enterprise company, and enjoyed a 20-year career of progression through the ranks at Aramark.
Speaking about her new appointment, Linney said:
“This is a very exciting time to be joining Lusso. It’s a fantastic brand in a very strong position of growth and I’m thrilled to be part of the team to continue to develop the business and drive it forward. Being a smaller, unique business, supported by a great group, makes Lusso a very attractive proposition. It enables individuality to be retained and attention to be paid to what matters, doing the very best job possible for our clients and delivering continued excellence. I’m privileged to be joining a dynamic team where our skills and styles will complement each other and enable continued learning and development.”
Paul Hurren, Lusso’s managing director, commented:
“We’re delighted to have Sharon on board as operations director. Lusso’s currently in a period of significant growth and it’s vital that we have the right team and resource in place to continue the growth curve, whilst ensuring we deliver on our promise of providing delicious, innovative and sustainable food, supported by excellent service. Sharon is a fantastic asset to the team and her experience and proven reputation for growing client relationships and retaining business will ensure we’re well placed for continued success.”