Richard Morris
Richard Morris
chief executive
Tortilla

With more than 25 years’ experience in the food sector, Richard Morris became managing director of Tortilla in February 2014 before being promoted to CEO in January 2021, with the company subsequently listing on AIM in October 2021. He began his career in the restaurant industry at TGI Friday’s where after running its iconic Covent Garden restaurant, he became regional manager, and then operations director. He then moved on to Rainforest Café where he opened, London, Manchester and also the Disneyworld Paris location. Richard was then part of the original management team at Loch Fyne Restaurants, moving from operations director to managing director in 2005, with the business later sold to Greene King.