NewsJanuary 7, 2020

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru and Angsana Ihuru Appoints Executive Chef Michael Ali Yusuf

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru and Angsana Ihuru have announced the appointment of the new Executive Chef, Michael Ali Yusuf.

Michael brings with him 10 years’ culinary experience working with luxury brands in West Africa and Seychelles such as George Hotel by Mantis Collection, Hilton Labriz Seychelles and recently, The Legend Hotel Lagos Curio Collection by Hilton.


Michael has a strong background in Italian Cuisine and the culinary team of both islands are excited to welcome the new changes and additional flavors that he will bring in.

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru and Angsana Ihuru are located in North Male’ Atoll, just 25 minutes away by speedboat from the airport. The two resorts are just 2 minutes by boat away from each other therefore guests of each resort can enjoy the facilities of both including two of the most vibrant and well-preserved house reefs in the North Male’ Atoll.