Richard Caring, Chairman

Richard Caring started his career in fashion, working alongside his father in London from the age of 16. Richard remained in the fashion industry for several years, becoming one of the first manufacturers to supply UK and US retailers from Hong Kong and China.

Over the last 15 years, Richard has diversified his business interests into restaurants, private members’ clubs and hotels. Purchasing the Caprice restaurant group in 2005 when it included Le Caprice, The Ivy, J Sheekey and Daphne’s in South Kensington, and since adding Scott’s, Balthazar, 34 Mayfair and Sexy Fish to the portfolio. In 2017, Richard opened Harry’s Dolce Vita in Knightsbridge, the sister restaurant to which, Harry’s Bar, opens in Marylebone in October 2018. Richard also founded The Ivy Collection which now has 30 sites within the UK and Ireland.

Richard Caring is Chairman of Caprice Holdings, he is married to Patricia Caring, with whom he has three young children. Richard has two older sons from his first marriage.