WE ARE SAVVY IQ
Savvy IQ are a strategic consulting company with a focus in real estate, development, retail and specializing in the hospitality sector.
We are committed to delivering high-quality service that sets us apart from other consultants.
Professionals that are passionate and dedicated to supporting and growing your business.
Providing services to suit individual company and business needs, with innovative approaches to the industry and ongoing support, our services are the reason why Savvy IQ can make a positive impact to your business.
Founder & CEO
- Operated 12 restaurants across Sydney and with this success created Savvy IQ which moved him in operations internationally.
- Over the past 12 years, Paul has fulfilled the following roles: F & B Director the Asia Pacific for Hilton Worldwide, Managing Director EATOUT – Moscow, Managing Director
BFLC – Bahrain, CEO Al Mathaaq – Saudi Arabia, CEO MMC – Kuwait, CEO Ping Pong London / Dubai / Brazil / USA.
- Currently, Paul is the Non-Executive Director of the NZR Group which includes Chott Matte restaurants in London, Miami, and Toronto, with scheduled international
openings in Doha, Riyadh, San Francisco, Beverly Hills, Nashville, Philadelphia, Seattle and Manchester.
8 nationalities. 12 languages spoken.
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Concept Development Fucina - London 26 Paddington Street, Marylebone Concept Development In October 2016 Kurt Zdesar developed Fucina in Marylebone, London. Fucina is a modern Italian restaurant & lounge, celebrating a contemporary and honest approach to Italian...
Black Roe - London 4 Mill Street, Mayfair Concept Development In March 2016 Kurt Zdesar developed Black Roe Poke Bar & Grill in the heart of Mayfair, and brought the finest Pacific Rim cuisine to London. The 60-seat restaurant, features moody grey walls and...
Findings & Recommendations The Norman hotel - tel aviv נחמני 23-25, תל אביב יפו, 6579441, Palestine Findings & Recommendations Savvy IQ were appointed by the Norman Hotel in January 2016 to conduct a Findings & Recommendations report in all its F&B...
Concept Development Le Nôtre - Kuwait City Marina Mall, Kuwait City Concept Development Paul Sarlas and Savvy IQ were appointed to develop the concept, Le Nôtre in Kuwait City. Le Nôtre currently have Redid the concept there were 4 stores already Concept...
Concept Development Chotto Matte - London 11-13 Frith Street, Soho Concept Development In September 2013 Kurt Zdesar developed Chotto Matte on 11-13 Frith Street, Soho, London. An evening at Chotto Matte will give you an experience you will want to repeat, the mix of...
Concept Development, Key Operational Management, Site Selection & Lease Negotiations Ping Pong - London, Dubai, Mumbai, Washington Dc, Sao Paulo Various Locations Concept Development, Key Operational Management, Site Selection & Lease Negotiations Paul Sarlas...
Concept Development Bahreez - Jeddah Prince Saud Al Faisal, Al-Khalidiyah, The Courtyard City, Jeddah Concept Development Al Mathaaq in Jeddah appointed Paul Sarlas as CEO and Savvy IQ to develop 2 new concepts, Bahreez and Pan Jan, whilst assessing and managing...
Concept Development Pan Jan - Jeddah Prince Saud Al Faisal, Al-Khalidiyah, The Courtyard City, Jeddah Concept Development Al Mathaaq in Jeddah appointed Paul Sarlas as CEO and Savvy IQ to develop 2 new concepts, Bahreez and Pan Jan, whilst assessing and...
London, United Kingdom
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia