Jan Spaticchia, Chairman and Chief Executive of énergie group, praised David for his exceptional contribution to the branding and marketing of the company over the past ten years. “We have seen énergie develop a revered and admired portfolio of franchise Brands under David’s direction” explained Jan.
Commenting on the announcement Jan said “David’s contribution to the success that we achieved to date has been considerable and he has developed brands that I am confident are destined to become internationally recognised as the business grows. David will, of course, continue to take a keen interest in énergie’s development as a significant shareholder. We wish David the very best in everything he goes on to do; he is an outstanding executive who will be successful in whatever he turns his hand to”.
David Beattie commented “The company is about to embark on a new chapter and on a journey that will transform the organisation, it is therefore the ideal time for me to take the opportunity to pursue my own personal goals across a broader portfolio of ventures. I’m very proud of the énergie franchise business and the journey we have shared from a single site to 100 clubs in 10 years. I have every confidence that Chief Executive, Jan Spaticchia will continue to provide the strategic direction that will take the company to even greater levels of success.”