Brandie Deignan

Chief Executive Officer, Pier Health Group, Former Managing Director, Marco Pierre White Restaurants


In early 2021 Brandie joined primary care within NHS in general practice as Chief Executive Officer. Prior to this role, Brandie was Managing Director at Marco Pierre White Restaurants, cementing her c20 years’ experience in the consumer service delivery industry across hospitality, retail and aviation. Before her MD role, Brandie held senior leadership positions at British Airways Plc, Tesco Plc, Whitbread, Travelodge and Hilton Hotels, where she started her career as a graduate trainee and worked her way up.

A true trailblazer, Brandie was the first female MD to hold her MD role at MPW Restaurants. As of 2020, Brandie was the first black female MD within branded restaurant groups in the UK. Brandie was recently named as one of the top 15 BAME high fliers in travel and tourism industry, and was a finalist at the Black British Business Awards, Senior Leader, Consumer and Luxury 2020. Brandie was recently voted No 41 of the Top 50 listening leaders and also a Positive role model for gender diversity.



Recent Leadership Recognition:

· Top 50 listening leaders 2020, Voted No. 41

· Finalist, Black British Business Awards 2020, (Consumer & Luxury Senior Leader)

· Top 15 BAME high fliers in the Travel Industry

· Positive Role Model Award Nominee, Gender Diversity, National Diversity Awards

Appreciate your time invested in reading this, many thanks.