27 Jun 2024




Piccolo Me, the beloved Australian cafe chain, is thrilled to announce the appointment of David Ciantar as its new Group General Manager, effective July 7th, 2024.

David brings over 30 years of franchising and senior management experience to Piccolo Me, having held senior key roles at McDonald's Australia, Pizza Hut, Gloria Jeans Coffees, Telstra, Pirtek, Aramex, and Anytime Fitness. His proven leadership and expertise in the industry will be instrumental in propelling Piccolo Me's national and international expansion. More recently, David had been a senior executive at Franchise Ready – Australia’s leading franchise consultancy firm.

"We are confident that with David's leadership, Piccolo Me will grow into an even stronger and more successful brand," said the founders. "His extensive background in operations, development, customer service, and franchisee support will be invaluable as we continue to make our mark in the industry."

David's appointment underscores Piccolo Me's commitment to growth and supporting its franchise network. With his guidance, the company is poised to become a household name, not just in Australia, but across the globe.

Welcome David to the Piccolo Me family!