Jamie Oliver Net Worth Is $150 Million!
Jamie Oliver (born James Trevor Oliver on May 17, 1975 in the United Kingdom), is a world renowned chef and a media personality. He has gained a lot of popularity mainly from his television shows that mainly focus on food. He is also famous for his vigorous campaign against the consumption of processed food, most especially in national schools. This expert chef specializes in Italian cuisine and has worked very hard to achieve his portion of fortune and fame. He has earned a massive fortune of $150 million from his food business, making him one of the wealthiest chefs in the world.
Oliver was born and brought up in Essex, England, and his fascination in cooking came from his parents’ pub. After he attained the age of 16, he left school with no qualifications. He later attended the Westminster College where he attained City and Guild NVQ in home economics. His obtained his first job at Neal’s Yard Restaurant of Antonio Carluccio. It was at this restaurant that he gathered experience in preparing and cooking Italian cuisine.
Oliver’s helping nature and his contribution to the society proves that most of his spending is directed to charity and advocating healthy cooking and diet. His campaign against unhealthy diet and food earned him the success that he has so far achieved. Oliver has also opened a number of restaurants for the physically disadvantaged people to enable them work in hospitable environments.
Besides donating some of his money towards charitable causes, Oliver also loves spending time with his family, with full commitment to his children. Oliver is married to Juliette Norton, who used to be a model. Together they have 4 children: Rosie Oliver, Rainbow Oliver, Daisy Boo Pamela Oliver and Maurice Oliver. The chef father and husband dedicates the biggest portion of his fortune towards making his family’s life comfortable.