A chef is a highly trained and skilled professional, who is proficient in all aspects of food preparation for a particular cuisine. Chefs can receive both formal training from an institution, as well as through apprenticeship with an experienced chef.
• Working conditions may depend on the type and quantity of food being prepared and the local laws governing food service operations. • Long working hours • Job hazards may include slips and falls, cuts, and burns, but injuries are seldom serious. • Work hours in restaurants may include early mornings, late evenings, holidays, and weekends. Work schedules of chefs, cooks and other kitchen workers in factory and school cafeterias may be more regular.
Sanjeev Kapoor is an Indian celebrity chef, entrepreneur, writer and television personality. Kapoor began his career in a under a kitchen management scheme. After working in many hotels, he became the Executive Chef of the Centaur Hotel in Mumbai. In 2001, he unveiled his first restaurant, The Yellow Chilli, which is now present in many major cities across India.
After winning Masterchef season 2 Shipra had a television show as a celebrity chef on Food Food. She has been honoured by Le Cordon Bleu Paris. Chef Khanna travels the globe for her book "The Spice Trail". Shipra Khanna has done a lot of TV shows around the world and is considered the most "Glamorous Indian chef"!
Kunal Kapur (born in New Delhi), is an Indian celebrity chef and restaurateur, best known as the host and judge of the TV series MasterChef India Season 1, 2 and 3. Having the early lessons about cooking from his father and grandfather, he began his career around 2000, from the Taj group of hotels and worked with many of its hotels in various cities across India.