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Why partner with IFSE

We’ve been creating exciting and innovative catering designs and specialist catering equipment since 1991. 

For over 25 years, we have continued to offer full design, build and installation services for business of all sizes and in all sectors. As a result, IFSE is now recognised as one of the most successful commercial catering design and build companies in the UK.

Every successful project starts with a good design. We turn your vision into a practical and energy efficient working design, truly compliant with all current industry regulation.

Our extensive experience in the industry allow our team of talented and creative people to understand exactly what is required for your food service area based on your requirements.

In short: We bring excitement to the look and feel of your food service operation!

We listen to your exact catering design requirements to ensure than our team provide you with a creative and energy efficient solution for your facility. 

Since the founding of IFSE in 1991, it has always been our objective to offer innovative and exciting turnkey catering design solutions for businesses of all sizes in a wide range of industry sectors.


From a single piece of equipment, to a small refurbishment project or even a full turnkey design and fit out, we ensure each project is designed, managed and installed to the highest quality possible.

In 2016, with a team of 33 designers, project managers and industry specialists, we successfully delivered over 400 projects to the highest possible standard. Our history in the industry makes IFSE a quality-first catering design and catering equipment specialists in the UK, capable of taking on a project of any size, location or complexity.

Meet the management team


Andrew Fordyce
Group Managing Director

Andrew has over ten years of operational catering experience and over thirty years of designing and implementing fast track projects. Specializing in retail, restaurant, staff catering and leisure catering fit-outs.


Julia Hill
Operational Director

With over thirty five years experience working within the Catering Industry, Julia has acquired a vast knowledge of the nitty gritty detail that is included in every successful project.


Dave Evans
Projects Director

With over thirty five years experience in the industry, Dave’s industry links to consultants and contractors allow IFSE to deliver projects according to plan with strict deadlines and budget requirements. 

Established in the Industry

Your project is in safe hands with IFSE Group. Our many industry accreditations ensure your project is both practical and truly compliant.

We aim to continue to exceed the level specification and quality expectation set out by CEDA, CHAS, Safe Contractor, F-Gas, Gas Safe and Constructionline. This list is ever expanding as we grow as a company.

Shape your future with IFSE Group

Do you strive to learn as you work? Are you a creative person who constantly looks to improve things? Are you a driven individual who works to smash every goal they are set?

If so, then you should consider a career with IFSE group. With over 33 staff located in Croydon, London, we are always looking for new talent to join our team.

“Consistent growth in key industry sectors has established IFSE as a market leader based on our four pillars of every project; Value our client. Value our colleagues. Strive to be the best in our field. Be the best company at the best price”


Andrew Fordyce – Group Managing Director

We completed over 400 projects in 2016

We are proud to have had many blue chip companies choose IFSE for their catering design and equipment. Below are just some of our recent clients.



Talk to our dedicated specialists for advice and guidance for your food service facility.

Further Links: 


>  Careers at IFSE Group

>  Accreditations

>  Design Process

>  Our History

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