Dogan Kaya might not be a name that you know, but the local businessman is the owner of some of your favourite local restaurants.
Kaya, a serial entrepreneur is the CEO of Romet Group, who are the owners of restaurant brands such as Venerdi, Cod&Co, The Vincent and Pivaz who have sites in Epping, Hackney and Brentwood. The group has recently opened Italian eatery FIGO at Westfield in Stratford.
Kaya started of in restaurant management in the early 2000s before acquiring his first restaurant, he now controls over 10 eateries between Essex and London.
In November 2019, Kaya won the Entrepreneur Of The Year award at 2019’s EssexTV Awards.