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About Us

About Compass Group UK & Ireland

We are Compass Group UK & I, tens of thousands of talented people that provide expert catering, cleaning, vending, and facilities management services to a range of clients and sectors across England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.

We believe that the little things make the world of difference and it’s our privilege to deliver great tasting food, memorable experiences, and vital support services for our clients as they host and entertain guests and boost the wellbeing and productivity of workers across all sectors.

We’re here to inspire, protect, nourish and energise people and guests. Brightening everyone’s day with exceptional service – that’s why we’re number one in the UK & I for catering and support services.

Extensive industry & sector experience

Our industry expertise is very comprehensive including education, business, healthcare, Government & Defence, sport & leisure, and hospitality. From outstanding restaurant and dining experiences in amazing venues and stadiums to feeding thousands of students, patients, workers, and military personnel, we deliver warm welcomes, clean buildings and safe environments.

It’s not just outstanding food that we deliver. We’re proud to be experts in facilities management, cleaning services and vending solutions, while delivering them in a variety of locations in the UK & I. We support our clients behind the scenes too, from guest service management to hygiene solutions and supply chains - we make sure every day goes without a hitch.


Our people go the extra mile, meaning our clients and their customers can expect a five-star experience, whether that be food, cleanliness or service. We know that creating lasting impression is important so it’s our job to make your venue or event is a comfortable, safe, and enjoyable experience.

Our work

Our heritage

Team of professional chefs putting their hands together in a display of unity and teamwork.

Our people and culture

Our executive team

Our Armed Forces Community

Diversity & Inclusion

Chef of the Year

Opportunities for all!

We're part of an even bigger family!

We’re proud to be part of Compass Group PLC – a global and successful FTSE 100 company.Each year, hundreds of thousands Compass colleagues serve 5.5 billion meals in more than 55,000 client locations in around 45 countries.

Big right? It means that we can empower our people here in the UK and Ireland to tailor solutions that are the perfect fit for each of our clients; drawing from a rich heritage and with the might of a strong, global organisation behind us.Big company strength with a small company feel. It really is the best of both worlds.

Our Regions

Check out our dedicated regions for Compass Group UK & Ireland:

Compass Ireland

Visit the dedicated Compass Group Ireland page

Compass Scotland

Read our dedicated Compass Scotland page

Compass Cymru

Find out more about Compass Cymru