Ajay Chhabra is the co-founder and co-artistic director of Nutkhut.
A British actor, director and producer of Indo-Fijian heritage, Ajay was born and raised in London and Kent and has a passion for the arts and utilising art to engage in themes about identity, history and memory.
Before turning to the arts for his professional career, Ajay worked in the Hotel and Events sector. He studied Anthropology at Goldsmiths College, University of London and Hospitality Management at Westminster Hotel School and the University of North London. He trained at the Grosvenor House Hotel and Beck Hotels in Austria, before completing his training at the University of Innsbruck. Moving into the arts sector, Ajay directed and performed for the Diesel Clothing Company in Italy, Greece, Holland, Germany and Denmark, bringing together fashion and theatre by creating a theatrical presentation of Spring/Summer collections with catwalk models, classical dancers and actors.