In 1972 the Roux family started their first Outside Catering division to Roux Restaurants Limited, which, with the years, grew to become a substantial Contract Catering Division - Roux Fine Dining. Compass Group subsequently bought this business from the Roux family although Albert remains chairman of Roux fine dining.
Letheby & Christopher: part of Leisure and Hospitality division of Compass Group UK
For many years Albert Roux has provided his consultancy expertise to many of Letheby & Christopher's high profile functions such as The Gatsby Club at Wimbledon, Middle & Over Wallop at Glyndebourne and the Henley Music Festival. Also well known for its al fresco Roux dining experience is Temple Island at Henley Royal Regatta every July, overlooking the start of the rowing.