Gordon Ramsay, a British celebrity chef, can best be described as a television personality and a restaurateur. The short-tempered foul-mouthed chef who is not known for mincing his words has continued to reign in the culinary world due to his top-notch culinary skills and his dominance in the food-themed programs in the world.so how has the harsh head chef made it in terms of wealth as the net worth figures reflect and earned his respect in the world of culinary. Let’s find out more about how much is Gordon Ramsay’s net worth in 2018.
Gordon Ramsay Early Life
Gordon James Ramsay Jr is the son of Gordon James Senior and Helen Cosgrove who gave birth to him in 1966 in Johnstone Renfrewshire. He has other three siblings, and he is the second child. The father to Gordon was a shopkeeper, a swimming pool manager who used to be violent and alcoholic too though he passed in 1977. They used to move constantly, but they settled at Stratford-upon-Avon where he grew up.
Ramsey married Tana Ramsay in 1996 who is a trained schoolteacher, and together they have four children two daughter and twins. He himself there is no known school he attended, but he went to North Oxfordshire Technical College to sturdy hotel management a situation he calls it “ a complete accident.”
Gordon Ramsay Career
Ramsey initially wanted to be a footballer, and he was among the trainees with Rangers, but he didn’t make it through because he suffered an injury. At 19 years of age, he became very much interested in culinary education, and this saw him joining North Oxford Shire Technical College. Upon graduation, he joined Wroxton House Hotel as a commis chef than for Harvey’s, moved to Hotel Diva and a personal chef at a yacht in Bermuda.
Upon returning to London Ramsay opened his first restaurant and named it Restaurant Gordon Ramsay and from there his empire of restaurants has sprouted in England and such restaurants are Petrus, Savoy Grill, Foxtrot Oscar, Maze, Gordon Ramsay’s Plane Food, York and Albany, La Noisette The Boxed Café, Union Street Café, on international level there are Maze by Gordon Ramsay in (Qatar, South Africa, Australia), Bread Street Kitchen in (Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong,) others are in France, Italy Ireland, New York, California, Nevada, and Canada.
Apart from being a chef, Gordon Ramsey has appeared in a number of television shows such as Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmare, Hell’s Kitchen UK/US, Kitchen Nightmares, Ramsay’s Best Restaurant, MasterChef US, Hotel Hell, MasterChef Junior, Culinary Genius, Gordon Ramsay on Cocaine among many others.
He has also appeared on several films such as Loves Kitchen 2011 and Smurfs The Lost Village 2017.amazingly Ramsay has written 22 books revolving around food recipes
Awards & Achievements
Ramsay being one of the best Chefs we have in the world has been inducted into the Culinary Hall of Fame, appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire, awarded 3 Michelin star and in addition winning 3 Catey awards.
Net Worth of Gordon Ramsay
Gordon Ramsay net worth has been valued at $160 million. Among all celebrities in the world, Gordon Ramsey is the 26th highest paid in the planet and of course the busiest man in the culinary world. He has appeared in the list of the 100 highest paid as he banks $60 million annually. All his earning come from his restaurant and media empire not forgetting he has authored best-selling books too. His appearances in television shows such as The F Word, Culinary Genius, The Night Show, MasterChef Junior among others continue to add up his net worth figures.
Though he is this rich, he has joined a list of millionaires who claim they won’t spoil their kids and leaving all his fortune to them. Others like him are Sting, Bill Gates, Warren Buffet and many others.
Gordon Ramsay net worth figures are a reflection of how prosperous he has become in his career something he might not have if he was a footballer. Watching Ramsay, you might have a negative opinion due to his harsh words, but the man just wants to bring the best out of a man. Try purchase one of his books, and you might turn to the best chef alive.