Lasan chief feasts on top award at BYPY

ONE of Birmingham’s leading restaurateurs has won the coveted title of Birmingham Young Professional of the Year 2012.

Aktar Islam, aged 32, is chef director at Lasan restaurant and Lasan eatery, where he has carved out a reputation as one of the UK’s most-exciting young chefs.  Winner of BYPY’s entrepreneurial category, Islam (pictured below picking up his trophy) succeeds AECOM’s Hilary Allen as overall winner, adding the accolades to a list of awards that includes The F Word and Great Britis... For the full story register now for free or login below...