POWER LIST 2016, KITCHEN INNOVATORS: Norman MacKenzie, Executive Chef, Malhotra Group

Maholtra Group

With interests in property, care homes and leisure ventures, Newcastle-based Malhotra Group is one of the most diversified groups in the North East.

Its project pipeline is bulging with new opportunities in the hospitality field, so much so that it created the role of ‘executive chef’ from scratch this year. Norman Mackenzie, executive chef, Malhotra Group

Norman MacKenzie, a Craft Guild of Chefs Master Craftsman, is the man entrusted with the job of heading its catering operation and he brings with him 30 years’ experience of commercial kitchens from working at hotels across the UK.

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As the group bids to extend its bar, restaurant and care home network, Norman is set to play an instrumental role in ensuring Malhotra has a cohesive, strategic catering policy.

His responsibilities include designing and reviewing menus for all food outlets within the group’s care and leisure operations, including its 11 care home facilities along with its Tyneside bars and restaurants. He will also be involved in the design of kitchens, provide training for senior kitchen staff and ensure food production exceeds customers’ expectations.

“Malhotra Group has a very skilled, creative and enthusiastic workforce and I’m excited about what we will be able to achieve together,” he says.


Company: Malhotra Group
Address: Malhotra House, 7-9 Groat Market, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 1UQ
Tel: 01912 330387
Twitter: @MalhotraGroup
Focus: Restaurants and care homes

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