Ciro matriculated in 1983 and went on to study Mechanical Engineering, afterward he worked for BMW SA for three years. In 1989 Ciro followed his true love and started his first restaurant, “Villa do Mar” In 1991, he also started another well-know restaurant called “Al Dente.” In 1998 Ciro became a partner in the trend-setting

Tex was born in Portugal, and soon after, his family relocated to Mozambique, where he went to school. In 1974 Tex relocated to South Africa. In 1980 Tex became a fast-food Franchisee, resulting in him being an integral part of the establishment of the Milky Lane Franchise. In 1989 Tex embraced the restaurant industry, which

Petro started her career at the Reserve Bank. Then went into commercial rentals of property and moved over to shopping center developments. Eventually, Petro followed her heart and opened an Italian Restaurant for 18 years she continued operating some of Pretoria’s most well-known Restaurants. In the early 2000’s Petro bought shares in Lotters Pine Furniture