Former Scottish Beer & Pub Association chairman hired as director of Fusion Group
Brian Davidson, who brings with him over 30 years of hospitality and retail experience, has been appointed non-executive director of Fusion. He just spent three years at Star Pubs & Bars – part of Edinburgh-based Heineken UK – as Director of Operations for Scotland.
Other industry experience covers a stint as the Scottish Director of Operations for Punch Taverns, with 20 years spent with gaming brand William Hill in a variety of executive roles, both in the UK and in mainland Europe. .
Davidson also spent time running his own cafe in his hometown Greenock from 2012 to 2019 until he sold the business.
Alex McKie, Managing Director of Fusion Group, said: “[Brian] is extremely well connected in the industry, with a wealth of experience and knowledge that will prove invaluable in the hospitality industry right now.
“Our offering at Fusion has refined over the past 15 years, now with commercial properties added to our existing business restructuring and management services under Hosting Services.”
He added, “Brian, along with the rest of my team, understands all of the issues and challenges that running a hospitality business can bring. We still do it for ourselves every day and we are committed as we always have been to sharing our knowledge and advice.
“Brian will instill confidence, having dealt with just about every problem in pubs over the decades.”
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