The Ivy Collection,

UK and Ireland

Completed: April, 2014

Service: Cost Management

Sector: Leisure

Client: Caprice Holdings

Monaghans provide Cost Management support for the roll out of the iconic Ivy Cafés and Brasseries across the UK, including the refurbishment of the existing estate.


  • Acquisition assistance on potential new sites and initial site cost appraisals to aid decision making including previous benchmarked costs
  • Feasibility estimating, cost planning and Value Engineering to achieve budget and deliver development programme
  • Delivering the restaurants on budget through robust design management, tendering and strong change control
  • Building and maintaining strong relationship with internal Project Managers and external Design Teams in collaborative working environment
  • Negotiated procurement of bespoke projects to expedite programmes