Philli Armitage-Mattin

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Philli Armitage-Mattin is an acclaimed chef with a passion for big flavours.  As a finalist on BBC One’s MasterChef the Professionals, Philli entertained the nation with her take on playful Asian inspired dishes.

Philli’s career started in Michelin-starred kitchens with the Gordon Ramsay group in the UK, Tokyo and Hong Kong.  She has also developed a passion for Asian street food, having spent a year working and researching across Asia to find recipes that would appeal to a Western palate.  

Philli has developed and launched hundreds of products for brands including Tesco and Starbucks.  An MSci in Chemistry has allowed her to design and launch macro-calculated restaurant concepts focusing on nutrition.  Her keen eye for blue sky concepts was key to working on the plant-based food ranges.