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Alan Gerald da Costa

restaurant chain executive

Alan Gerald da Costa, British restaurant chain executive.

Background

Costa, Alan Gerald da was born on January 28, 1925 in London. Son of Richard and Elise (Abrahams) da Costa.

Education

Educated preparatory public schools, Essex and Suffolk, England Entered restaurant business, 1948, and owned more than 100 restaurants, 1969. Sold all restaurant holdings, 1969, but re-purchased them, 1974, again sold most of them, 1979. Now owner, chairman Richoux Restaurants Ltd., London, England, also New York City Served with Royal Air Force, 1943-1947.

Membership

Clubs: Polo (Windsor Park).

Connections

Married Maurean Isbel King, September 5, 1950. Children– Linda, Michael.

father:
Richard Costa

mother:
Elise (Abrahams) Costa

spouse:
Maurean Isbel King

children:
Linda Costa

Michael Costa