About KEG

Keg Catering Consultants Ltd is an independent consultancy practice that has a wealth of experience in both the Public and Private sectors of the catering industry. In particular we have an in depth knowledge of meal service systems for the Healthcare and Education markets. We pride ourselves in providing our clients with specific, independent and objective advice.   Our Client Porfolio is extensive, ranging from large NHS (Foundation) Trusts, County Councils and Central Government through to smaller private enterprises.

Our business includes a range of both management and design services, in equal measure, therefore we can work with you from option appraisal through to mobilisation. We are fully qualified to provide bespoke design solutions that optimise your space and that comply fully with current food safety and health and safety legislation. We offer support to operational teams, enabling them to prove due diligence and we also provide valuable advise on energy saving initiatives.

Our team includes technical designers, IT specialises and administrators and we are proud to be associated to other specialist consultancy practices that can provide additional resource should the need arise.

As independent consultants, we are not affiliated to any equipment manufacturer or supplier. We can offer you real choice that is solely influenced by your particular needs giving you genuine value for money for the life of your facility.

Our Consultants carry professional membership of the Food Service Consultants Society International (FCSI) and The Institute of Hospitality.

Contact us if you would like to find out more about our services.

kate2Managing Director & Principle Consultant

Kate Gould FCSI MIOH MHCA

With over 25 years experience that included contract management, design and management consultancy, Kate identified a gap in the marketplace to provide a genuine 360° catering consultancy service – a service that encompasses design, statutory compliance and business management.

With 14 years dedicated experience in design, food safety and management consultancy, Kate has an in-depth understanding and knowledge of the operational, technical and legal requirements that are necessary to meet the needs of a successful catering business. Kate has played a key part in the design and implementation of projects for Government and a number of NHS Trusts and she has been involved in strategic reviews of businesses of all sizes, throughout the United Kingdom. Kate brings a unique experience to clients, because she understands the daily challenges in the working life of individual members of the catering team and is able to provide design solutions that are realistic, ergonomic and aesthetic.

As an Executive Board Member of the Foodservice Consultancy Society International (FCSI) Kate represents the society in developing ground breaking energy efficiency and design initiatives.

Kate is also a member of the Institute of Hospitality and Hospital Caterers Association.