Chef Essam Nabhan has been appointed as executive chef at Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf, Dubai and Marriott Executive Apartments Al Jaddaf, Dubai.
In his new role, the Doha-born chef is overseeing six restaurants and bars.
Nabhan trained at Culinary Arts from Ismaila Hotel Institute before joining Doha Sheraton Hotel’s fine dining team in 1993.
Six years later he moved to Dubai, where he took on the role of chef de cuisine at Burj Al Arab.
He has also worked at Tamani Hotels & Resorts and Millennium Plaza Hotel in the emirate.
The chef has appeared on culinary TV shows such as “Celebrity Chef” on City 7 and Dubai TV.