H.E. Mr. Karel Johannes Hartogh (4th left), the ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Thailand, recently presided over the opening of the hotel’s “Dutch Culinary Festival” hosted by Wim N.M. Fagel (3rd left), general manager of Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok.The event, co-created with the Netherlands – Thai Chamber of Commerce (NTCC), led by executive director Hans van den Born (2nd left), and a Stenden University Thailand, led by Sandy Loup (6th left), academic dean.
Special Dutch-inspired dishes will be created by Albert Kooy (5th left), masterchef and executive chef from Stenden University the Netherlands, which will all be featured on the hotel’s buffet and a la carte menu. The event’s exclusive opening party was held at Blue Sky Bar and Dining, Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok.
Seen in the photo from left: Eric Berrigaud, executive chef of the hotel; Hans van den Born; Wim N.M. Fagel; H.E. Mr. Karel Johannes Hartogh; Albert Kooy; Sandy Loup and Carlos Sanchez Vizan, resident manager of the hotel.