Dubliner Bobbett (56) owns a majority stake in H&K, which makes bespoke kitchens for the fast-food industry. Founder Ranalow is also a big shareholder.
McDonalds' decision to retool its menu by introducing all-day breakfasts meant a lot of new work, although the company has pared back its presence in a number of markets to concentrate on more profitable ones. Sales were close to €360m before the market tightened. Bobbett hired The X-Files star Gillian Anderson to make documentary The Widowmaker about heart disease after discovering - despite being super-fit - that he'd a one-in-four chance of suffering a heart attack in the next year.