Ahead Global is a strategic investor with a successful track record of business ownership in the consumer, food and hospitality industries across the U.K. and South Asia. It makes control investments in businesses that can be entrepreneurial triggered to capitalise on underlying consumption and category growth trends. Ahead Global
provides network capability, capital resources and expertise to deliver significant growth to businesses it owns in their core and unaddressed markets. Ahead Global is owned and led by principals, who brings close to three decades of running and successfully
building enterprises. Team is best known for being an early pioneer of establishing an indigenous coffee retailing network in India, South Asia and Middle East as founder of Barista Coffee and pan-India presence through its aviation catering company ‘SkyGourmet’.
In early 2012, company’s principals acquired Adelie Foods Group, which is the U.K.’s leading Food-to-Go player. The team grew Adelie’s net sales and EBITDA considerably and generated substantial value for its customers, suppliers and all stakeholders including the management team. This was achieved by deploying best-in-class resources, execution rigour, renewed engagement with customers and bringing entrepreneurial intensity into the business. The company has its office in London and Delhi.