Chef Kelvin Cheung
Chef & Partner
Born in Canada, raised in Chicago, and based in Dubai, Kelvin Cheung is a Chinese-Canadian who grew up in the kitchen. This third-generation chef spent the better part of his childhood training for his life of traveling the world and cooking in kitchens in unfamiliar places.
Cheung’s culinary style draws inspiration from his Chinese heritage, his North American upbringing, and French training, coupled with the freshest ingredients from local farms.
In 2021, the award-winning chef moved to Dubai with Kings Group Ventures as Chef & Partner of Jun’s on Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard, a modern dining experience where Asian flavors are reimagined capturing the nostalgic flavors of North American Asian presented in a progressive format. This is just the beginning of an aggressive expansion plan in the region with Kings Group Ventures.
A dedicated family man and wellness advocate, when he is not in the kitchen, Kelvin spends his time with his son, Bodhi, working out at the local Crossfit Box, and attempting to cultivate a mediation practice. Chef Kelvin Cheung approaches his professional and culinary life with humor and burning passion. For a peek into his daily life, you can find him on Instagram on @chefkelvincheung
As a practitioner of Nichiren Daishonin’s Buddhism for the past 14 years, Neha Anand believes all people are equal and deserve equal rights and opportunities. It’s one of the reasons Ms. Anand has been able to play such an impactful role while in her position as Director of King’s Group Ventures.
She believes in empowering her teams and is dedicated to supporting opportunities for women to excel especially in the male dominated industry of Food and Beverage that Neha spearheads globally as she drives multiple homegrown food and beverage brands across India and Dubai.
Neha is passionate about two things in life. Her family and food. Both of which she invests in with intention and everlasting energy. Her love for food can be followed through her lens that she so beautifully captures and shares through her Instagram handle @nehaanand