Martin is the CEO and founder of Ceviche Family. He is the award winning Peruvian restaurateur, chef, cookbook author, entrepreneur and arts producer. He was born in Peru but left after his father was threatened by the Shining Path guerrillas and has lived in London for over 20 years. He has been cooking since the age of 9, is a self taught chef and in 2012 after years of research and training, Martin sold his house and put everything into opening Ceviche Soho.
He now runs Ceviche Family which includes Ceviche and Andina’s collection of six boutique award-winning restaurants and a bakery, a record label, an art gallery, he hosts Martin’s Peruvian Kitchen (a YouTube Channel) and is a Trustee of Amantani. In the past he worked with Steve Jobs's Apple as Head of iTunes Pan EU, as Disney’s main music exec in Europe and has helped launch some of the most successful music artists in the world.
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