Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel Dubai Hires a New Sous Chef
Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel Dubai announced the appointment of Tengku Norlinda Binti Tengku Ali as its Sous Chef. Prior to her new posting, the 50-year-old Malaysian national was with Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort and Spa Dubai, serving as Sous Chef of its Fusion Restaurant (Asian) as well as Maya by Richard Sandoval (Modern Mexican).
“We are very pleased to welcome Tengku Norlinda on board and are confident she will be a great asset to our culinary team. As a native Malaysian her expertise in fusion Asian cuisine fits in perfectly with the profile of Kris Restaurant, which offers a delectable mix of exotic cuisines sourced from countries on the ancient spice trail, including China, Thailand, Malaysia, India and Arabia, among others. Tengku Norlinda brings years of valuable experience and we hope she will work similar magic with flavours at our various dining outlets,” observed General Manager, Scott Butcher.
According to Scott, Tengku Norlinda is well acquainted with HACCP, ISO, and other food hygiene and environmental health and safety standards, which is in line with the strict guidelines followed by the hotel.
Tengku Norlinda began her career in 1981 as a cook in the Mara Institute of Technology, from where she earned a pre-graduation apprentice degree in 1983, following which she served in various hotels in Malaysia, beginning as an apprentice and working her way up to Malay pastry chef before moving to the Mayfair Hotel in Dubai in 1997 as Executive Sous Chef.
Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel Dubai is perfectly located opposite Burjuman Centre adjacent to the Dubai Metro few minutes’ drive from the airport and within each reach of the city’s major leisure and business establishments. The 390-room 5-star hotel is the ideal address for both business and leisure travellers boasting a range of superb restaurants, a sports bar; rooftop pool, fitness centre, event facilities for up to 220 people and a business centre. Room amenities include Wi-Fi, interactive TV system with 100+ channels, desk and mini-bar, tea- and coffee-making equipment, designer bathrooms and 24-hour room service.