Hospitality group Rhubarb has appointed Warren Geraghty as its culinary director.

Geraghty was previously group executive chef at Galvin Restaurants and director of Galvin Pub Co.

He will lead the culinary teams across the group’s entire portfolio, including menu development, kitchen recruitment, induction and training.

Geraghty will also oversee the launch of its new restaurant and bar VIVI in London’s Centre Power tower this summer, as well as its first international restaurant at Hudson Yards, New York.

PB Jacobse, managing director, rhubarb, said: “We are truly delighted to welcome Warren to the Rhubarb family. With Rhubarb continuing to grow and our first international opening underway, Warren’s impressive career achievements and hospitality experience made him the obvious choice for the role.”