21 Richest Chefs

“What do you want to be when you grow up?”

This one question is asked to all children and receives more dreams and expectations than a good night’s sleep. So what would it be? The answer received usually involves: princess, astronaut, scientist, president, or nowadays lord of the seven kingdoms, protector of the realm. Everyone wants to sit on that iron throne! But what about being a chef? What is it about food that makes people fall in love?

Being a chef is not the typical answer of most teenagers, but those who are passionate about food are in for a ride. Working as a chef requires a lot of hard work and dedication. All those burnt bottoms or under-cooked insides make the perfect dish a pretty hard goal to achieve. But my oh my, is the outcome attractive. A chef’s job doesn’t only include making the meal, it also includes arousing the senses. Don’t you just love the aroma of a freshly baked meal coming right out of the oven with steam all over representing its freshness? What about that crunchy feeling when you take your first bite?

Like any job, if you love what you do you will succeed. Granted, some jobs provide higher success means than others. But success factors are measured on a wide spectrum. The definition of success depends on how you want to define it for yourself. But for these guys, I must say success came to them on a multitude of levels. These chefs made names for themselves that have become synonymous with food. Can I say Gordon Ramsey without you picturing a mouth watering platter? What about Jamie Oliver? Do you not envy Anthony Bourdain? Who wouldn’t want to travel the world and try different international cuisines?

Doing what you love definitely pays off. These 21 chefs have the chance to do what they love to do on a daily basis and have made it on to becoming the richest chefs in the world.

21 richest chefs, source of wealth, net worth

21 Richest Chefs

This infographic, courtesy of SHS Online, shows you who the chef is, along with their source of wealth and net worth! We found it really interesting and thought we would share it with you. It is quite impressive seeing the different sources of wealth these chefs have and became famous for!

Each chef has a different story that describes how they started and continued their respective journeys. The one thing they all have in common is their love for food and their dedication to succeed and make a name for themselves. So what about the up-and-coming chefs who are yet to become internationally recognizable? You are the perfect person to kick start these chefs’ journeys to stardom. Why not give one of our chefs a try? You never know, you might have the next Alan Wong cooking for you right out of your kitchen and you don’t realize it yet! All you have to do is click here to book your private chef! It’s that easy!