Angela Hartnett has appointed Emily Brightman to serve as head chef at her Michelin-starred restaurant Murano.
Brightman, who joined the team two and a half years ago as junior sous chef, brings with her three years of experience from Restaurant Gordon Ramsay, where she served as senior chef de partie. More recently she carried out a series of stages in New York at three-Michelin-starred restaurants Per Se and Eleven Madison Park and two-Michelin-starred Gabriel Kreuther.
She said: "It's an honour to work alongside Angela and such a wonderful, close-knit team and I'm very excited about this role.
"We are like a family at Murano, and have wonderful relationships with both our suppliers and our guests. I want everyone who dines with us at Murano to have an amazing experience, we will continue to deliver exceptional service and great food to regular and new guests alike."