Payal Gupta, MPWE 2016, speaks @ TEDX Silchar
Payal Gupta, Alumna from MPWE 2016, spoke on “extraordinary life with Ordinary ingredients” at TEDX Silchar.
Profile:Chef Payal Gupta an alumna of IIMB is a food stylist and a floral stylist working out of Mumbai.
She studied Economics during her college years in Kolkata and worked in prestigious research organisations as a qualitative researcher for 4 years in Mumbai. Having accomplished herself in the field of research she realised that her core calling was to establish herself as a food artist in the industry. It’s at that juncture that she called it quits to her corporate career and plunged into the field of food 10 yrs back. She trained herself professionally as a chef in the best global institutes worked across hotels and restaurants and assisted senior food stylist for 4 years. Today she is the CEO of her food styling company, recipient of multiple culinary awards and about to launch 2 of her startups both of which are design inspired. She recently gave a talk on food styling on TEDx platform at NIT, Silchar where she recalled her journey from the corporate world into the world of food styling and the lessons that came with it.