Wayne Spriggs is the CEO of Lusso Stone – leaders in stone resin bathroom products, based in Teesside and trading across the globe. This businessman is no stranger to success – currently involved in preparing for the brand’s sparkling London showroom and expansion in the United States. We catch up to find out his luxe things in life…
LUXE PEOPLE >>
My partner Nicola, my son Sonny, daughter Chloe and granddaughter Sadie – along with my parents (Kevin and Christine), brother Paul and sister Janine. Beyond them, the fantastic staff at Lusso HQ.
LUXE PLACES >>
For a weekend > London. It’s great for shopping and there’s just so much to see and do. We are currently looking to open our first Lusso showroom in the capital, so we are hoping to spend most of our time down there.
A long holiday > It has to be Dubai. It is such an amazing place – very clean, great weather and the best restaurants.
LUXE RELAX >>
Best food > Pan-Asian food. I am struggling to find a Pan-Asian restaurant in London that we haven’t already sampled.
Favourite restaurant > Hakkasan in Mayfair – my all-time favourite restaurant.
Perfect weekend > Relaxing with the family at the Bulgari Spa in Knightsbridge, followed by some shopping and nice food at Harry’s Dolce Vita.
Downtime means > Downtime for me is turning my phone off and taking one of my cars for a spin.
Best telly > Grand Designs or any other similar property renovation programme.
Best book > The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham.
Best sounds > It all depends on the mood. I listen to a wide range of music from London Grammar to soulful house.
LUXE SHOP >>
Best shopping city > London or Manchester.
Favourite shop > Harrods – everything you need under one, very luxe roof.
Luxe retail treat > I am a keen watch collector, so it would have to be a new watch.
LUXE PARTY >>
Perfect party > Good company, good music and good food!
Best dress > Navy suit with a crisp white shirt and navy tie.
Dinner date > With my partner Nicky at the Hakkasan rooftop restaurant at the Fontainebleau Hotel, South Beach Miami.
YOUR LUXE THINGS IN LIFE >>
Has to be my family and especially my little granddaughter, Sadie. Other than the family, I love cars, watches and visiting nice restaurants.