Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok Appoints Ivan Negro As New Italian Chef De Cuisine
BANGKOK - Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok today announces the appointment of Ivan Negro as Italian Chef De Cuisine. Chef Ivan will report to the hotel's Executive Chef Khun Supoj Suwanwong and will be responsible for overall kitchen operations at the award-winning modern Italian restaurant Scalini.
Chef Ivan joins Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok from Officina della Pasta restaurant, Poland as consulting chef. He previously worked at the Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai where he held the position of head chef at Acqua restaurant. Chef Ivan Negro begins his new duties on February 7, 2017.
"We are looking forward to welcoming Chef Ivan back to Asia. His previous experience in destinations such as Vietnam, China, Singapore and the Maldives adds an important dimension to our culinary team," said Ian Barrow, general manager, Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok. "Ivan's knowledge and expertise in creating a wide range of Mediterranean dishes will surely be welcomed by our loyal patrons at Scalini restaurant."
"Thailand is not only the 'land of smiles' but is also a country famous throughout the world for its cosmopolitan approach to dining," said Chef Ivan Negro. "I am excited that Scalini appeals to both Thai and international guests and I am looking forward to working with Executive Chef Supoj as we continue to develop the Scalini dining experience."
"Chef Ivan brings with him knowledge and experience that will help us to maintain Scalini's reputation as one of the finest Italian restaurants in the city and this will surely enhance the level of quality dining experiences at the hotel and of course Sukhumvit area which is one of famous Bangkok's best dining areas," Chef Supoj Suwanwong, executive chef, Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok, said.
About Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok
Strategically located in the heart of prestigious Sukhumvit Road, Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok is a luxurious hotel with convenient access to the city's entertainment, business and shopping centers. The Summit, which offers three meeting rooms in a New York penthouse-styled living area, is equipped with state-of-the-art audio visual, VIP business amenities and innovative dining concepts. Scalini, the hotel's main dining room, features a live interactive kitchen with a pizza oven as well as a wine cellar and serves 1920s-inspired, fine Italian-American food. Mondo, a casual Mediterranean tapas/antipasto style dining concept, features an open kitchen with a charcuterie meat and cheese tower, barista bar and an outdoor Whiskey bar. All well-appointed 280 deluxe rooms and 25 spacious suites feature large windows for glorious city views and modern comforts for travelers. Guests can unwind at the rooftop infinity pool and a fully-equipped Precor gym. For information, please visit www.sukhumvitbangkok.hilton.com or contact the hotel directly on + 66 (0)2 620 6666. Social media users can engage with Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok at www.facebook.com/hiltonsukhumvit, www.twitter.com/hiltonbkk, and www.instagram.com/hiltonbkk.
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