Chadi Farhat, Model COO, Ennismore stated: “We’re very proud to see Sara increasing her function at Fi’lia as our new Govt Chef. Sara not solely brings her management and culinary experience to the workforce, but in addition her ardour for bringing individuals collectively by means of genuine eating experiences.”
Sara Aqel, Govt Chef, Fi’lia provides: “I am very honored to proceed my journey at Fi’lia as Govt Chef and I stay up for exploring much more alternatives to boost the experiences of our company with trustworthy and modern dishes.”
In her function of Chef de Delicacies on the not too long ago launched Fi’lia Dubai, Sara led a proficient workforce of ladies, creating distinctive tales by means of her dishes and seeing potential in each ingredient within the kitchen. She has fond recollections of cooking together with her mom, which completely merged with Fi’lia’s philosophy of Italian-Mediterranean meals handed on from one technology of ladies to the following.
Honoring a real method to Italian delicacies with a touch of Mediterranean affect, Fi’lia gives a heat setting the place company can savor trustworthy Italian meals made with recent components. Fi’lia’s menu takes company on a culinary story with a menu consultant of three phases of womanhood; nonna, that means grandmother in Italian, represents conventional Italian flavours, mamma, that means mom, gives a recent twist on Italian classics, and eventually, figlia, that means daughter, showcases a contemporary method to generational masterpieces.
Born and raised in Jordan and coming from a household who expressed their emotions by means of meals, Sara found from an early age that cooking was her ardour and one thing she needed to pursue professionally. After graduating from highschool, she went on to review at Les Roches Crans-Montana in Switzerland, one of many world’s main hospitality faculties, with a deal with Culinary Arts and Resort Administration. Throughout her time at Les Roches, she was the one scholar to be chosen for an internship on the prestigious ‘The Hong Kong Jockey Membership’ the place she excelled. Following her time in Hong Kong, she efficiently accomplished her research – holding levels from Les Roches, in addition to the Royal Academy of Culinary Arts in Jordan. Previous to becoming a member of Fi’lia, Sara labored for plenty of famend institutions within the Center East and most notably with Michelin-star topped Chef Massimo Bottura, the place her ardour for Italian cooking was absolutely ignited and nurtured.
Ennismore is a artistic hospitality firm with a worldwide collective of entrepreneurial and founder-built manufacturers with goal at their coronary heart. It curates and manages distinctive properties and experiences in a number of the most fun locations worldwide.
Based in 2011 by entrepreneur Sharan Pasricha, Ennismore and Accor entered a three way partnership in 2021 to create a brand new autonomous entity, with Accor holding a majority shareholding. Creating the world’s fastest-growing life-style hospitality firm, it brings collectively Ennismore’s know-how in constructing manufacturers with artistic storytelling, design, and genuine experiences, with Accor’s wealth of information in delivering scale, community development and distribution.
Underneath the management of Sharan Pasricha, Founder & Co-CEO, and Gaurav Bhushan, Co-CEO, Ennismore contains 14 manufacturers – with 90 working properties and additional 160 within the pipeline – and a group of over 150 culturally related and numerous eating places and nightlife locations.
Ennismore places innovation on the centre of all the pieces it does, with 4 devoted in-house specialist studios, which obsess each visitor touchpoint together with Carte Blanched – a completely built-in F&B idea platform; a artistic studio of inside and graphic designers; a digital product and tech innovation lab, and a partnerships and collaborations division.
Ennismore has been included in Quick Firm’s World’s Most Progressive Corporations lists in 2020 and 2021; ranked#29 in FT1000: Europe’s Quickest-Rising Corporations; and is a part of FT Future 100 – the UK’s fastest-growing companies which can be shaping the way forward for their sector.
The Ennismore manufacturers: 21c Museum Resort, 25hours Accommodations, Delano, Gleneagles, Hyde, J0&JOE, Mama Shelter, Mondrian, Morgans Originals, SLS, SO/, The Hoxton, TRIBE and Working From_. ennismore.com
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