Aleix Caparros Font, Executive Sous Chef at Wafi Restaurants, Dubai, was born and raised in Barcelona, Spain to
Catalan and Andalusian parents, where he was exposed to a style of cooking that fused the unique Spanish culture
and traditional Catalan and Andalusian influences to create a flavorful masterpiece.
As a skilled culinary professional with broad experience in Spanish and Mediterranean cuisine, a la carte, buffet and
fine dining experiences for more than 20 years, Chef Aleix has been working across Spain and Middle East. The love
for cooking came very naturally to him, through his mother’s daily specialties and his involvement in the kitchen since
very young age. The passion for the culinary art took over him and he aspired to become a chef for a lifetime.
Chef Aleix exhibits a unique blend of creative flair and passion for food, strong business sense and engaging
interpersonal skills. His customer focus is in preparing exquisite dishes to accommodate any dietary need and
commitment to create memorable dining experiences. During his career Chef Aleix has worked for a Michelin star
restaurants and has won multiply awards for Mediterranean Specialty Chef of the Year, Best New comer, Best
Mediterranean restaurant, Favorite Restaurant, etc by certified establishments.
Outside of creating culinary masterpieces throughout Dubai, Chef Aleix enjoys traveling and spending time with his