Amaury Guichon is a global French pastry chef, a social media influencer, a YouTuber, an entrepreneur, and an internet sensation in France. He has been holding masterclasses globally, teaching his students how to make the pastry. Chef Amaury Guichon Wikipedia. His wife and net worth.
His interest in cooking began at a young age and has evolved over the years, significantly proven at 21 when he attained an executive chef level at Hugo and Victoria in Paris, France.
He is also famous for making chocolate art, especially sculptures. Let’s look at his background, career, net worth, and wife.
Chef Amaury Guichon Wikipedia
Chef Amaury was born on the 15th of March 1991 in Geneva, Switzerland. He spent most of his childhood growing up in the Haute-Savoie region of France.
He is 5 feet 10 inches, making him 178cm tall and approximately weighs 72kgs. The 30-year-old Pastry Chef was born to Phil(father), French, and Mary-Anne(mother), Swiss.
Not much information is provided on his siblings. Looking at his educational background, Amaury left school at 14 due to a lack of interest.
Still, his parents supported him in every way possible in the path he had chosen towards a cooking career. He further went to a vocational school, Ecole Hotelier, Thonon-les-Bains, France, where he studied culinary arts for two years.
This is where he developed his interest in pastry and therefore went to study it at Wolfsberg College in 2007, graduating with a diploma in Advanced Pastry Skills.
He participated in many baking competitions, which he won in most of them, earned internships with various industries, which increased his reputation in the cooking industry. Amaury has worked with Lenôtre as a deputy boutique manager and a teacher at Lenôtre School of Cannes.
Chef Guichon won many awards; for example, in 2012, he was titled the winner in a regional contest by French Chef Yves Thuriès.
In 2013 he was part of a reality show contest named “Who will be the next Great Pastry Chef,” where he got third place. He was then hired at Jean-Philipe Patisserie in Las Vegas as a Chef de Partie Product Finishing & Product R&D.
Amaury then started showcasing his work on social media platforms such as YouTube and Facebook in 2016.
From 2017-to 2019, he started his pastry masterclasses across many countries like Mexico, Russia, Sardinia, Paris, Bangkok, Ukraine, Chicago, Las Vegas, Italy, Singapore, Beijing, Greece, Charlotte, London, and others.
Chef Guichon has also authored a book, The Art of Flavor, where he lays done over sixty recipes and his favorite creations.
Later, he’d even establish his pastry school, The Pastry Academy, along with Chef Michel Ernots.
There, he gets students from all over the world yearly and teaches them all they need to know about the pastry industry. The school is currently still ongoing.
Amaury Guichon Net Worth
Chef Amaury earns his source of income from holding international classes on pastry in his academy.
He is also an influencer with a large following on YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook. Currently, Amaury Guichon’s net worth sits at approximately $9 million.
Chef Amaury is married to Fiona Bergson, a photographer, and proprietor of a tattoo parlor. The two got married in 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic.