Designations

  • Order of the British Empire (OBE) conferred in 2010 by Her Majesty The Queen for services to the   hospitality Industry
  • Deputy Lieutenant of Greater London, 2009
  • Honorary Doctorate in Business Administration, London Metropolitan University
  • Fellowship – Master Chefs of Great Britain, 2008
  • Fellow – Institute of Hospitality
  • Honorary Professor, Thames Valley University London School of Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure, 2005.
  • Member of the British Empire (MBE) conferred in 2000 by Her Majesty the Queen for services to skills development and training
  • Honorary Wild Life Warden for the State of Goa, India
  • Patron, BuyGB
  • Ambassador, Springboard Charity
  • President, Time & Talents
  • Trustee, Learning for Life
  • Trustee, The Curry Tree Charitable Fund
  • Ambassador, Action Against Hunger
  • Member, Academy of Culinary Arts