Explore Leiths Diploma Open House – 5th June 2024

 

Tag: #StudentStories

Alumni

Alumni Stories: Alice Power

Alice tells us about her decision to change careers in her late twenties, about her experience of Leiths, and about the pressures of running a Michelin star kitchen.

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Alumni

Alumni Stories: Tom Geoffrey of Barang Street Kitchen

After winning Best Pitch on our How to Start Up a Successful Business course, Tom Geoffrey went on to become the chef and founder of Barang Street Kitchen, a Cambodian street food concept and pop-up. Tom tells us about his love for Cambodian food, his plans for Barang, and how attending Leiths’ food business course helped him achieve his dreams.

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Alumni Stories: Katja Tausig

Leiths graduate Katja Tausig must have one of the most coveted jobs in the business – that of recipe developer at Ottolenghi Test Kitchen. We spoke to Katja about her unusual career path and how it helped her get her dream job.

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Alumni Stories: Sandy Jarvis and Bavette

Leiths graduate Sandy Jarvis (ex Culpeper, Terroirs, Racine) and his sommelier husband Clément Cousin (Brawn, the Buxton) open their neighbourhood bistro Bavette in Horsforth, Leeds in February 2024. Here, Sandy tells us how an encounter with fellow Leiths alumnus Henry Harris decided the course of his career.

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