David Thompson wins award

The head chef of Nahm in Bangkok and Chim in Singapore, David Thompson has won the Diners Club Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is part of Asia’s 50 best Restaurants programme sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna.

Thompson’s cuisine is committed to authenticity and respects Thailand’s culinary traditions. Australia-born Thompson has notably revived time-honoured Thai recipes and been a mentor to number of young chefs.