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Chef Edmund Toh: mentor to Singapore’s culinary champions

Chef Edmund Toh: mentor to Singapore’s culinary champions

“We hope that this recognition will inspire more chefs to stay in the profession, do more for the country and give back to the community,” says Singapore Chefs’ Association President Edmund Toh.   The year 2016 was a golden one for Singapore after Joseph Schooling won a gold medal for swimming in the Rio Olympics. But he shares the limelight and honour with the chefs from the Singapore Chefs’ Association (SCA) who won two gold medals at the Culinary Olympics in Germany, beating 32 other national teams. This achievement is a testament to SCA’s partnership with e2i, which started two years ago. The man in the centre of it all is SCA President Edmund Toh, who led and mentored the National Culinary Team to victory. “Both SCA and e2i share the same objective, which is grooming both younger generation and established chefs, and give them new skills,” he said. As the culinary director for R ...

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