F&B Consultant



F&B Consultant

F&B, Restaurant, Brewhouse, Casual Dining, Hotel, Bar, Cafe, Kaffeehaus, Pub, Bistro stands for much more than just cook and serve!

PhiloDex Consult assists F&B Businesses in setting and achieving their goals

We have implemented all the projects we have carried out according to our characteristics of success. Our range of services extends from start-up support, operations management, pre-opening, opening and reengineering to detailed planning of catering establishments.

Walter Sperger – F&B Consultant
  • Founder of PhiloDex Consult – Consultant since 2002
  • Certified Management Consultant for the camber of commerce in Vienna and Lower Austria
  • European Small Business Advisor of EBRD (European Bank of Reconstruction and Development)

"Learn Tirelessly – Teach Enthusiastically"


Business Plan

Start with the “WHY”! The key to success – A SUCCESSFUL STRATEGY – is to ...

Staff Management

Build a “TEAM”! Gastronomy is a business made by people who work with people for ...

SWOT Analysis

Strength, Weakness, Opportunity, Threat A SWOT analysis as an instrument of your strategic planning is ...


Wisest is she, she knows what she does not know.

Kitchen Set Up

It is higly advisible to consult an experienced professional Kitchen Planner as your operation depends ...

Menu compilation

The compiling of a menu is one of the most important jobs of a caterer ...

Restaurant Set Up

Everything starts with an empty room. FF&E and SOE stands for “Furniture, Fittings & Equipment” ...


How to create Standard Operating Procedures On the first page insert your company logo as ...

Master Lämpl

It is not helpful to do something for others what hey can do themselves. One has to show them how to develop their own skills

Graphic & Design

In addition to the menu, your printed materials, business cards, flyers and folders that reflect ...

HACCP Concept

Hygiene is a series of practices performed to preserve health. According to the World Health ...


How to we measure our success? With KPI’s – Key Performance Indicators The best way ...

Staff Training

People have incredible potential. The only real task of a trainer or coach is to ...


Employees have incredible potential. The only real task of a trainer or coach is to wake up and support this potential, so that new know how and knowledge can be trained and utilized successfully.

Staff Training & Product Knowledge

Are your workflows really efficient? How do you make a proper espresso? Is there a difference between sparkling wine and champagne? Is “mise en place” effective? How useful is it to rinse a glass with cold water?

If you have any questions like this, please contact me. I can answer them for you! Contact

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A thousand miles begins with a single step

Web design

Targeted planning and a structured website are essential. From the appealing layout, graphics and texts to the menu, the weekly menu plan, a newsletter and event announcements.

For your webdesign – Contact me

Characteristics of success

Know How

PhiloDex is a management consulting firm with high professional expertise in hospitality and restaurant services.


A strategic alignment, perfect management and good corporate governance ensure sustainable success. The process of business planning is one of the most important components in addition to many relevant areas of business and existing businesses.

Marketing and Sales

Marketing and sales are important elements in every business. Products and services are geared to specific needs of the customer and the prevailing market situation.

Increase performance

Increase your performance does not always means necessarily to search for weaknesses. There is a huge potential in focusing on your strength. Both together are the premises for success.


The operation (the company) undergoes a constant change. To successfully continue to work, you have the opportunity to obtain advice in various areas.

Facts and Figures

For all lines of business are the areas of finance and accounting essential. I will be on hand to help, to give you the best solutions and explanations and to optimize your cost control.

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World of Hospitality
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How to contact me


Vienna, Austria
Workfield: worldwide


Phone: +43 676 594 5988
Email : ws@philodex.com

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