Celebrity chefs cook up big profits
Cooking up big business.
Top of the chefs wealth board is Jamie Oliver. With multiple TV shows being aired and investments in restaurant chains, his net worth s estimated at over two hundred and forty million pounds. However with restaurant closures in 2018, this figure may be lower now.
With a two hundred million estimated net worth, Gordon Ramsey has certainly been cooking his books for profit!
After starting the Hells Kitchen show in 2005, and owning a string of Micheliin starred restaurants Gordon has been raking in the profits. Add in his judging of the Masterchef series and you can see why his empire is a recipe for success.
A net worth of over twenty five million makes Mary one of the most famous cook book authors and presenters. Hosting the Great British Bake off and with a string of book titles under her belt, she certainly knows how to cook up a profit. Mary began publishing way back in the 70’s and has just released her latest book, “Mary Berry cooks to perfection”
Many more celebrity chefs have big buck status.
Net Worth: $20 Million
Guy Fieri is an American restaurateur, born January 22, 1968.
He owns three restaurants in California and licenses his name to various restaurants in New York City and Las Vegas, Nevada.
Net Worth: $25 Million
Mario Batali, born September 19, 1960, is an American celebrity chef known for his appearances on shows like Molto Mario and Iron Chef America on the Food Network.
Net Worth: $30 Million
Rick Bayless is an American celebrity chef and restaurateur who’s commonly known for his PBS series, Mexico: One Plate at a Time.
Net Worth: $40 Million
Marco Pierre White is a celebrity chef, restaurateur, and television personality from Yorkshire, United Kingdom.
Net Worth: $50 Million
Vikram Vij is an Indian born Canadian celebrity chef and television personality, as well as a businessman and cookbook author.
Net Worth: $60 Million
Bobby Flay, born December 10, 1964, is an American celebrity chef, restaurateur, and owner of several restaurants.
and finally the wealthiest…
Net Worth: $1.1 Billion
Alan Wong is the richest celebrity chef in the world.
He’s a chef and restaurateur who’s most widely known as one of the twelve co-founders of Hawaii Regional Cuisine. The company was formed to highlight Hawaii’s locally grown ingredients and diverse styles and to create a new American regional cuisine.