By Angela Green, Content Executive, H&C News: Sally Abé appoints new Restaurant Manager at The Pem.
Sally Abé has appointed Maciej Lesiewicz as Restaurant Manager at The Pem, her signature restaurant at Conrad London St. James in Westminster.
Lesiewicz brings experience in fine dining and Michelin-starred restaurants, having spent the last eight years working at renowned restaurants in London following a move to the capital from Rome, where he grew up having moved there at a very young age from Poland.
He began his London career at Outlaw’s at The Capital under Nathan Outlaw, before moving to two Michelin-starred The Square in Mayfair. From 2016 to 2020, he worked with Jason Atherton across his collection of restaurants, including Pollen Street Social, Little Social, and at the five-star Biltmore Hotel.
Speaking of his latest move Lesiewicz said: “I believe The Pem is outstanding and I’m incredibly proud to have joined the team and to be able to work alongside an incredible chef like Sally Abé. I really pride myself on a personal service, and I can’t wait to meet all of our guests and give them the full Pem experience.”
Sally Abé said of her new Restaurant Manager: “All of us here at The Pem are very excited to have Maciej starting with us.
“He comes from a great background with a very impressive CV, and I know the restaurant and our guests will be in great hands with him.”
General Manager Emma Underwood has now left The Pem to pursue new opportunities.