Chipotle Mexican Grill

Benito's Hat appoints new managing director

Michael Pearson swaps dim sum for burritos

By Joe Lutrario

Former Ping Pong operations director Michael Pearson has been appointed managing director of Benito’s Hat with a brief to oversee the currently London-based burrito chain’s expansion across the UK.

Chipotle first opened in London in 2010

Chipotle opening seventh London site

By Sophie Witts

US chain Chipotle Mexican Grill is set to make its Square Mile debut with the opening of its seventh London site in June 2015.

Morgan Davies, co-founder of Barburrito, believes his business is in a strong position to take London by storm. Photographs: Mat Quake

Business Profile: Barburrito

By Stefan Chomka

After starting the UK burrito boom up north, Barburrito co-founder Morgan Davies is targeting London. He told Restaurant magazine's Stefan Chomka why he believes he’s in a strong position to take it by storm.


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