Daniel Humm Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Oluniyi Akande
Jan 31, 2024 By Oluniyi Akande
Originally Published on May 07, 2022
Daniel Humm fell in love with the culinary arts at the mere age of 14!
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About Daniel Humm

Daniel Humm is a world-renowned Michelin star chef, receiving his first start at the young age of 24.
On moving to America to improve his culinary skills and explore the world of cooking, he stumbled upon such incredible opportunities. Today he is the co-owner of several notable restaurants, such as Eleven Madison Park in New York City.
The executive chef is the co-owner of restaurants across the US and London. Like all chefs, he has written several books containing some of his most treasured recipes and the story of his culinary journey. He has also worked with a non-profit organization during COVID-19 time to provide food for those who had nothing. Continue reading to know more about executive chef Daniel Humm's birthday, net worth, family, and relationship.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Daniel Humm’s net worth?

The star executive chef and restaurant owner Daniel Humm built his career from a young age. He studied under the popular Swiss chefs of that time to perfect the art of cooking and has become the outstanding chef he is today. His net worth is approximately $2 million.

How much does Daniel Humm earn per year?

There is no information regarding how much chef Daniel Humm makes per year.

Height, Age, And Physical Attributes

How tall is Daniel Humm?

Daniel Humm appeared on the 'Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,' and it's clear he's a few inches taller than Jimmy Fallon, who's 6 ft (183 cm) tall. Other than that, no further information is available on his height.

How old is Daniel Humm?

Daniel Humm was born in Stengelbach in, Switzerland. He was born on September 21, 1976. So, as of 2021, he is 46.

Childhood And Education

Daniel Humm has not shared much about his childhood other than the fact that he began working at the age of 14 in several restaurants with outstanding chefs of his time in his country. Most of his education surrounds cooking as there is no data available about any schools he has attended.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Daniel Humm's partner?

The chef was married to Geneen Wright until their divorce. She still supports his dreams, is on friendly terms, and takes good care of their children. Daniel Humm has three children from a divorced marriage to Geneen Wright. Their names are Justine Humm, Colette Humm, and Vivienne Humm.
There's news that Daniel Humm is dating Demi Moore as of 2022.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

As a chef, Daniel Humm believes in getting ingredients from the local market where they are fresh and taste like what they are supposed to taste. He is an excellent promoter of 'going local.' And recently, he has been promoting veganism.
After moving to the US, he worked in Campton Place in San Francisco in 2003. He moved from San Francisco to New York City, joining Eleven Madison Park as a chef. In 2011 he bought Eleven Madison Park along with his then business partner.
Since Daniel Humm purchased Eleven Madison Park, he opened The NoMad in 2012, with one Michelin star rating. In 2018 he took The NoMad name to Los Angeles and Las Vegas, and in 2019 opened Davies and Brook in London.

Charity Work

Chef Daniel Humm is the co-founder of Rethink Food, a non-profit organization that aims to serve food to all food-insecure members in New York City. During COVID-19, he ran his Madison Park Hotel kitchen as a place to prep food for people who needed it. He also started a food truck called Eleven Madison Truck which served 2,000 meals a week in the neighborhoods of New York City. Now every meal in Eleven Madison Park funds five meals for the food-insecure in the region.

What awards has Daniel Humm won?

He is probably the proudest restaurant owner. Both he and his restaurants have received so many accolades and mentions. The chef received his first Michelin star at the age of 24. His restaurant has been awarded the James Beard Foundation Award in various categories. Also, not to mention the multiple Michelin stars his restaurants have received, with Eleven Madison Park receiving the highest possible three stars. Eleven Madison Park ranked number one on World's 50 Best Restaurants List in 2017. 

Other Interesting Daniel Humm Facts And Trivia

  • The chef, Daniel Humm, wasn't always a chef. He was a professional cyclist too.
  • Daniel Humm is also an author of four books, of which 'Eleven Madison Park: The Cookbook' is the most well known.
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