Chef Amit Kumar Dash has been appointed as the executive chef at The Westin Pune Koregaon Park. With over13 years of experience in the hospitality industry, he brings with him passion, energy and expertise in the F&B department. His last served as executive chef at Sheraton Hyderabad Hotel.
Chef Dash holds a diploma in Hotel & Catering Management from IIHM, Kolkata along with BBA in tourism and hospitality industry from Visva Bharati Santiniketan. He encompasses expertise in handling kitchen operations, achieving guest satisfaction and team management.
During the last 13 years, Chef Dash has grown from being a jr sous chef-chef in-charge to being an executive chef. He previously was associated with properties – Courtyard by Marriott at Mumbai International Airport, and The Taj Connemara, etc. At The Westin Pune Koregaon Park, Chef Dash would be responsible for planning of order and execution for all daily operations, supervise junior associates in the maintenance and cleanliness ensuring minimum wastage and controlling food costs. He would also be responsible for overlooking F&B activities of the restaurants; handling banqueting operations for weddings/conferences, and in-room dining.