David Chang Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, Career and Awards

David Chang Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, Career, and Awards.

David Chang Net Worth 2020 – Tall and handsome David Chang is an American renowned restaurateur, author, and television personality.

He is best known for his appearance on Top Chef: All-Stars, MasterChef Australia, and The Mind of a Chef.

He is the founder of the Momofuku restaurant group and opened Michelin star-rated restaurants in New York, U.S.A., Sydney, Australia; and Toronto, Canada.


America restaurateur David Chang was born in Vienna, Virginia on 5 August 1977. He is of Korean ethnicity and has an American nationality.

He was raised by two elder brothers and a sister. His mother’s name is Sherri Chang and his father’s name is Joe Chang.

His father was a South Koren immigrant who owns a golfing goods warehouse and two restaurants. Peter Meehan is one of the closest friends.

When he was young, he was fed up with eating Korean food so when he became a cook, he did not want to cook his home-cooked meals.


Chang studied at Georgetown Prep and he majored in religious studies at Trinity College.

He was a competitive golfer in his childhood days. He attended his training at New York City’s French Culinary Institute.


David Chang started working as a part-time at Mercer Kitchen in Manhattan while he was still learning in the French Culinary Institute.

Later, he moved to Japan and worked at a small soba shop, followed by a Park Hyatt Hotel restaurant in Tokyo.

After returning the States, he worked at Café Boulud where his idol, Alex Lee had worked.

David Chang Net Worth 2020


He has been awarded and nominated for many James Beard Foundation Awards. In 2007, Chang was named Bon Appetit’s and GQ’s Chef of the Year.

In 2010, Chang appeared in the fifth episode of Season One of HBO’s Treme alongside with other chefs.

He also became the guest judge on the reality cooking show including Top Chef: All-Stars and Masterchef Australia. He released is first writing Lucky Peach food magazine in summer 2011.

David Chang Net Worth

David Chang is a Korean-American chef and entrepreneur who has a net worth of $60 million dollars.

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