MEET THE TASTEMAKER: CHEF FERNANDO ROMAN
Donning his new aprons in the kitchen is Chef Fernando Roman, who recently joined SALA Hospitality as Regional Executive Chef, which means he will be looking after the kitchens at sala rattanakosin Bangkok, sala khao yai, and sala ayutthaya.
During a career spanning two decades, he has worked in his native South Africa, in Dubai, Europe, and the United States. Chef Fernando has participated in several high profile events, including the Dinner Divas reality show in Cape Town, where he had the honour of cooking for numerous VIP guests and celebrities, including Oprah Winfrey, Bill Clinton, Jamie Fox, and Ryan Reynolds. Most recently, Chef Fernando was with Amari Watergate Bangkok overseeing kitchen operations for the hotel’s dining rooms as Executive Chef.