An event with a closing speech by President Putin is surely grand. TheWorldSkills extravaganza closed yesterday, with an address by the Russian President himself. India rounded off a great run with a total of 19 medals. An additional feather in our cap was the appointment of renowned pastry chef, Vinesh Johny, as the Deputy Chief Expert for pastry and confectionery at WorldSkills International, 2019.
This appointment comes on the concluding day of the five-day-long event that brought together talent from across 56 domains and 60-65countries. Chef Vinesh has been a Government of India appointedWorldSkills Mentor since 2017, and his expertise has brought many laurels to the nation.
Under the new position, Chef Vinesh will be instrumental in ensuring smooth functioning future events. He will also train many more enthusiasts under the Patisserie and Baking segments.