Fairmont Hotels and Resorts
Group Executive Chef
June 2012 — Present
Group Executive Chef East Africa for Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, responsible for 3 hotels in Kenya: The Norfolk in Nairobi, Masai Mara Safari Club and Mt. Kenya Safari Club.
Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel has played a leading role in Kenya's colorful history, and continues to be Nairobi's finest and best-known luxury hotel. The hotel is still the traditional starting point for safaris and the Lord Delamere Terrace is modern Nairobi's popular meeting place. Norfolk also houses the multi-award winning Tatu restaurant, serving the best steaks and seafood in Nairobi.
With magnificent views of majestic Mount Kenya, the Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club Resort's 120 luxuriously appointed hotel rooms, set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens, offer a unique blend of comfort, relaxation and adventure. Originally the retreat of movie star and Club founder, William Holden, the Club's illustrious former members have included Winston Churchill and Bing Crosby.
Surrounded on three sides by the Mara River, and on the edge of the world’s Seventh “New” Wonder of the World – the Masai Mara - Fairmont Mara Safari Club is the epitome of tented luxury.