Founder of Pizza Express Peter Boizot dies aged 89

The founder of Pizza Express has died at the age of 89.

Peter Boizot passed away yesterday at his home in Peterborough, his sister, Clementine Allen confirmed.

Mr Boizot opened the first Pizza Express in Wardour Street in London’s Soho, in 1965 and is credited by many for revolutionising the casual dining experience.

The brand now has more than 500 restaurants worldwide.

Pizza Express managing director Zoe Bowley said: ‘It is with great sadness that we announce...
source: Metro

2018-12-06 16:51
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