The Group’s Revolution bars have been trading since 1996 and are a destination of choice for customers who value their focus on a premium drinks and food-led offering. The Group’s second brand, Revolución de Cuba, was established in June 2011 and has delivered strong returns on investment since inception.
Revolution Bars Group’s forerunner business, Inventive Leisure, was established.
Our first Revolution bar was opened in Manchester.
Inventive Leisure floated on the Alternative Investment Market, operating 22 bars, of which 14 were Revolution branded.
Sean Curran joined as Chief Financial Officer.
Inventive Leisure was taken private by Alchemy.
Our first Revolución de Cuba bar was opened in Sheffield.
Mark McQuater joined as Chief Executive Officer.
Our estate reached 58 bars: 53 Revolution and five Revolución de Cuba.
Revolution Bars Group floated on the London Stock Exchange and opened three new Revolución de Cuba bars, bringing the estate to a total of 60 bars.
Opened one Revolution bar and five Revolución de Cuba bars.
Chris Chambers joined as Chief Financial Officer.
Opened five Revolution bars and one Revolución de Cuba bar.
Mike Foster joined as Chief Financial Officer.
Jemima Bird joined as Independent Non-executive Director.
Opened three Revolution bars and three Revolución de Cuba bars.
Rob Pitcher joined as Chief Executive Officer.
Opened one new Revolution bar and two new Revolución de Cuba bars.