Restaurant group Prezzo has appointed Janene Pretorius as its head of training.
Pretorius was previously head of staff training and development at Gaucho, overseeing training for staff at its 14 UK restaurants as well as those in the Middle East. She also had responsibility for overseeing all training at Gaucho’s other concepts; CAU, Galante and Freggo.
In her new role she will be responsible for Prezzo’s 2,500 staff at its 184 Prezzo, Chimichanga and Caffe Uno restaurants across the UK.
Prezzo chief executive Jonathan Kaye said: “We are delighted that Janene has joined the company. Her wealth of experience and skill will be a major asset for Prezzo as the company continues to grow.”