Eric Hanson, formerly at Napket, the boutique café chain, which was placed into administration last October, has become managing director for Europe at TGI Friday’s Hanson, who spent just over one year as managing director at Napket, had also held managing director roles at Groupe Le Duff and Maison Blanc TGI Friday’s is currently looking to expand through franchise agreements into France, Germany, Belgium and Holland. The bar-restaurant chain, which is lead in the UK by Karen Forrester, currently operates 51 sites in the UK.