Leo Manuel Cadete arrived in Perth in January 2019 from his hometown of Iloilo City, in the Philippines. After visiting Perth several times on holiday, Leo Manuel decided to move to Perth as a student.
Leo Manuel currently studies Certificate III and IV in Commercial Cookery at the Australian Professional Skills Institute. One of the highlights of his studies is the partnership with TFE Hotels, where Leo Manuel can apply his practical skills in a state-of-the-art kitchen.
Leo Manuel is the founder of Lepintoora Design and Printing solutions, co-founder of the Kanto-box Restaurant and is a self-taught artist/painter. His future aspiration is to follow his passion in arts and entrepreneurship and to have a successful career as a chef.