Culinary Leadership


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Executive Chef Henri Alcade

Executive Chef who oversees FFG chef staff and heads the Culinary Council. Prior to arriving in the United States, Chef Henri was schooled at Cite L’Universite de Paris. He then worked at numerous Four-Star restaurants throughout Paris and received additional training at Fauchon Fine Catering.

This award-winning culinary star oversees menus and cuisine for Flying Food Group’s airline customers and retail partners. Chef Henri has been with FFG for over two decades, and serves as Corporate Executive Chef and VP of Research & Development.


Airline Catering

The FFG chef staff brings global culinary expertise and focused experience to dining in the sky. Outstanding food produced by FFG adds value and increases satisfaction for airline passengers—our customer’s customers!   See FFG chefs at work in this video!

Flying Food Group chefs support JetBlue Mint Service. See FFG chefs at work in this video!


The Culinary Council, a passion for quality cuisine

The Culinary Council of Flying Food Group

Chef Henri Alcade heads FFG’s 50-member Culinary Council—outstanding chefs from around the globe with expertise in cuisines ranging from French to Korean, Chinese to Middle Eastern, Japanese to Indian and Halal to American. Working closely with airline customers and retail partners, they guide development of food items and menus to support and advance customer brands. FFG’s gifted Culinary Council signifies the company’s dedication to quality products and service that exceed customer expectations.