Global Restaurant Investment Forum

20 - 21 September 2021 | GRIF x AHIC

20 - 21 September 2021 | Dubai

Speaker Profile

Monique Borst

Consultant, Monique Borst Ltd

#foodbusiness development expert. Human WD-40. Enabler of ambitious entrepreneurs. Unblocker of obstacles. Catalyst for #HighGrowth

Food business development expert Monique Borst helps ambitious entrepreneurs to start and grow their food businesses.

Drawing on over 20 years of commercial and board level experience including Harrods, the John Lewis Partnership, Waitrose, Sodexo and Compass Group she’s helped dozens of food businesses including The Detox Kitchen to turn talent and ambition into successful growth businesses.

Monique was instrumental in the development and sits on the boards of HOP Baygo Vietnamese and Caribbean QSR concepts aimed at time-poor workers.

Monique is also the entrepreneur behind the successful ‘Food Business Start-up Boot Camp’ where she brought a practical, business focused perspective on the niche food sector to those dreaming of going solo.

She is in demand as a speaker and a regular media contributor.