We work with contract caterers, restaurant groups, pub groups and hotels, amongst others.   Our clients choose us because of our expertise in the UK hospitality sector and our proven track record of driving efficiencies and generating cost savings.

Selected Client Case Studies

Company of Cooks

Company of Cooks is a leading UK contract caterer specialising in the visitor attraction and cultural sector. Company of Cooks operate bars, restaurants and events at venues including the Royal Opera House, National Portrait Gallery, Southbank Centre, Royal Academy and RHS Garden Wisley. The business has an annual turnover of £35M and employs around 600 staff. Balance Finance implemented a fully outsourced finance solution for Company of Cooks, reducing associated administrative costs by more than 20%.

Trading Sites

Social Service

Social Service is a fast-growing hospitality business with high street café, bar and restaurant sites across East and North London. Social Service’s brands include Village Vanguard, Chop Shop, Elsie and Timber Lodge. Balance Finance implemented a comprehensive cloud accounting solution that generated significant time and efficiency savings for location staff and enabled dramatic improvements in the accuracy and timeliness of financial reporting information.

Trading Brands