Experience is Priceless

Celeste takes pride in its ability to deliver a boutique style experience on a large scale. 

This is made possible by our dedicated Catering Teams and the leadership provided by our Executive Team – all being experienced hospitality professionals in their own right. Each member is performance-driven and committed to your hospitality needs. 

 

Our Executive and senior Catering Team combined hold more than 200 years of hospitality and business experience, which has seen them as part of some wonderful achievements across iconic venues.

JACQUES

CEO

An experienced executive & published author with a passion for good food. He is responsible for leading Celeste’s executive team and the group’s strategic direction.

ANNIE

COO

A seasoned hospitality executive with more than 30-years’ catering and hospitality experience. She is responsible for events-strategy development and catering operations.

WIEHAHN

CFO

An experienced CFO with advanced experience in premier hospitality, finance & hotel institutions. He is responsible for ensuring Celeste is a robust, compliant & profitable group.

ASHLEY

Group Executive Chef

An award-winning Group Executive Chef with over 25-years’ experience. Responsible for delivering dishes at the pinnacle of global cuisine while directing high-volume catering .

SUZIE

Group Cafe & Florist Manager

Experienced retail hospitality and customer & stakeholder relations manager. She is responsible for managing Celeste’s diverse portfolio of cafes and florists across Australia.

HARRY

Head of Finance

Experienced in senior finance roles within the Australian hospitality, retail, health care and legal industries He is responsible for Group Finance, MIS and compliance.

YVONNE

Admin & HR

A seasoned hospitality professional with a strong Admin & HR focus. She is responsible for ensuring our wonderful people are looked after and continue to grow with the company.

KAREN

NSW Events Manager

Years of experience in managing catering operations, logistics and customer relations. She oversees all events from start to finish in NSW with impeccable attention to detail and customer care.

JENNY

WA Events Manager

Years of experience in managing customer relations, catering operations and logistics. She oversees all events from start to finish in WA , ensuring a seamless customer experience.

KRISTEL

VIC Events Manager

Years of experience in managing customer relations, catering operations and logistics. She oversees all events from start to finish in VIC with full attention to detail and customer care.