Jamie Oliver is the World's Richest Chef

April 28, 2012

Jamie Oliver has officially become the richest chef in the world, according to the Daily Star. The 36-year-old is the 501st richest person in the U.K., making him the most successful chef around the globe. He is estimated to be worth £150 million, or more than $240 million USD. 

Oliver's restaurant chain, Jamie's Italian, is said to be worth $178 million. The celebrity chef also has 15 cookbooks under his belt which has helped him gain bestseller status 30 times, making Oliver the second best-selling British author after J.K. Rowling (of Harry Potter fame). 

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Danijela's picture

We could assume that, he is one of the greatest chefs after all. :)