Mama Shelter London Shoreditch has appointed Alessandro Mansueto as bar operations supervisor overseeing the drinks operations for Mama’s bar, restaurant and ethereal Backyard Bar.
Mansueto has over 10 years’ expertise working for a few of London’s most notable venues. Following varied operational roles, his administration profession started operating the bar for Tonteria Membership on the Sloane Sq. Lodge.
He was additionally assistant GM at Clerkenwell and Social, earlier than transferring on to Callooh Callay, Chelsea, and at last his most up-to-date place as assistant GM at The Residency, Notting Hill.
Throughout his time at The Residency, the lodge stated he reimagined the cocktail menu and launched new creations that grew to become high sellers inside six months of the launch.
At Mama, he’ll “improve the favored drinks model activations and pop-ups, convey his distinctive abilities to revitalise seasonal cocktail menu modifications in addition to encourage and preserve a superior commonplace of service and product for visitors”.
He will even be “pivotal” within the planning to launch the arrival of Mama’s new Lounge Bar in June.
Mansueto stated: “I’m thrilled to be approaching board at Mama Shelter London Shoreditch and to have the ability to work with the incredible crew right here to create new ideas. East London has such a vibrant and eclectic mixology historical past and Mama is a real residence away from residence, so will probably be nice to make a big effect on our bar providing – notably over the summer season when the vibey venue actually comes alive.”
Mama Shelter London Shoreditch basic supervisor Robert Alam added: “We now have carried out some in depth work on our meals providing with the arrival of Mattia, our meals and beverage director and James, our govt chef final Summer time. As we proceed to reinforce the menu, drinks will probably be a key focus to go with this and cement Mama as a vacation spot venue in addition to an area hang-out for the neighbours.”