Meet Sébastien Ripari - Chef Whisperer

 Damien Hubert (left) founder and CEO of La Maison Hubert with close associate and friend Sébastien Ripari (right) who now serves as Gastronomic Concept Director for the brand. 

Damien Hubert (left) founder and CEO of La Maison Hubert with close associate and friend Sébastien Ripari (right) who now serves as Gastronomic Concept Director for the brand. 

Fair to say, everyone in the world of high-end gastronomy has heard of him. He's personal friends with over 150 of Europe's greatest starred Chefs as their personal advisor and "consigliere" for decades.  Sébastien has consulted for a multitude of large restaurant groups, food entrepreneurs, hotel groups, starred chefs and culinary event organizers.

Several years ago, Sébastien meets and partners up with Damien Hubert, founder of La Maison Hubert. As a shareholder in La Maison Hubert, he now serves as its Gastronomic Concept Director.

For an in-depth look at Sébastien and his consulting group Le Bureau d'Étude Gastronomique, visit his website.