Stuart Cook is the former CEO of Zambrero, serving from 2009-2015. He helped establish the brand as one of the biggest household names in Mexican cuisine. A highly accomplished leader in business, he shares his story with ClaxonCast host, Brett Campbell.
About Stuart Cook
Stuart is the former CEO of Zambrero – an International Mexican Quick Service Restaurant Chain which he exited in 2015.
Since coming on board as the CEO in 2009, Zambrero has increased it’s revenue from $1.1 million to over $75 million in sales and over 4 countries.
Stuart and his wife, Samantha Cran, are active through their investment & advisory group – T.W.I.Y.O – The World Is Your Oyster, in a number of start-ups and businesses. Stuart is also a board member and shareholder of The Entourage – Australia’s largest educator for entrepreneurs.
About The Show
In this episode, Stuart and Brett discuss:
- How Stuart became the CEO of Zambrero at just 24 years old and grew it from 3 to 100 locations over 4 countries
- Why Paul McCartney’s former personal chef is involved with Stuart’s latest business venture and how he’s looking to disrupt the food industry
- The key elements that Stuart looks for when investing into new businesses
- How businesses can emerge successfully in a world after COVID-19
And so much more… Listen now!