Restamax Plc is a Finnish restaurant business group established in 1996. It operates over 130 restaurants, cafés, pubs and nightclubs throughout Finland. Restamax Plc employs about 2,250 people depending on the season. The turnover for 2017 was MEUR 185.9 and EBITDA MEUR 22.4. Restamax also offers labour hire services through subsidiary Smile Henkilöstöpalvelut Oy. Every month, about 9,000 people are employed in the company’s service.
The company’s goal is to reach a turnover of MEUR 400 by the end of 2020. We seek profitable growth in Finland’s biggest cities, growth centres and shopping centres – both organically and through the purchase of existing businesses. Our long term goal is to expand our restaurant business abroad. Restamax is the first public company in the restaurant field in Finland.
The executive team:
Juha Helminen, CEO
Jarno Suominen, CFO
Perttu Pesonen, Development Director
Tero Kaikkonen, CBO, Food restaurants
Eero Aho, CPO
Tanja Virtanen, Product Line Director, Premium concept restaurants
Paul Meli, CBO, Nightclubs and Pubs&Entertainment
Miko Helander, Product Line Director, Youth night clubs