Fred Sirieix - Updated Jun 2024

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Limoges, France
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Limoges, France

Fred Sirieix

Fred Sirieix is a television personality from France. Moreover, Fred Sirieix is known for his appearance on Channel 4’s First Dates, and BBC Two’s Million Pound Menu.

Early Life

Fred Sirieix was born in Limoges, France on the 27th of January, 1972. According to his birth date, this French television personality is 52 years old and belongs to the French nationality.

Likewise, he believes in Christianity by religion and has a birth sign of Aquarius. He is the son of Claude Sirieix (father) and his mother’s name is unknown. His parents also worked in healthcare, and he praises them for inspiring him to pursue a career in the service business.

He grew up with his brother Pierre Lao-Sirieix. In a Michelin-starred restaurant, this man received hotel training.

Fred Sirieix

Caption: Fred Sirieix’s childhood photo with his father and sibling (Source: Instagram)

Relationship Status

This man is currently engaged with his Jamaican long-time girlfriend-turned-fiancée whose name is still a mystery. In March 2020, he announced their engagement with an Instagram post. Moreover, the couple is enjoying their life a lot and they are planning to get married soon.

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Caption: Fred Sirieix with his finance, Fruitcake (Source: Instagram)

In the past, he was in a relationship with a woman named Alex for 12 years. They also have two children, Lucien and Andrea Spendolini-Sirieix. Andrea, their daughter, is a professional diver and the BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2020.

He was present as she won gold in the Women’s 10m Platform event at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. Unfortunately, they separated for unknown reasons.


He had always aspired to work in the hotel business. Moreover, he received his degree from a catering school. Despite training as a chef, the young man chose to become a maître d’.

He took training courses in France. He subsequently moved to London and worked at restaurants such as La Tante Claire, Le Gavroche, Sartoria, and Brasserie Roux.

Professional Career

Fred Sirieix began his career in the culinary industry at a catering college, where he received some chef training. He began his career as a chef de rang in a Michelin-starred restaurant in France before moving to London’s La Tante Claire (fr).

Moreover, he went on to work at Le Gavroche, Sartoria, and Brasserie Roux. He was the general manager of Galvin at Windows and left in December 2019, a Michelin-starred restaurant on the 28th floor of the London Hilton Hotel on Park Lane, for 14 years.

On Christmas Day 2012, he established National Waiters Day to honor the efforts of front-of-house staff and to welcome newcomers to the profession. In 2011, he released The Art of Service, a board game for training customer service in hotels and restaurants.

Furthermore, he is interested in charitable activity, having created the Galvin Cup cocktail competition, which honors young bartenders. In 2017, he and Novus launched the Right Course, which converts prison staff restaurants into high-end restaurants to teach convicts cooking and other parts of the service sector.

Television presenters and other works

On Channel 4’s “First Dates,” he played the Maître d.’  He was also the Maître d’ on the “First Dates Abroad” spin-off show. He co-hosted BBC Two’s “Michel Roux’s Service” with famous chef Michel Roux Jr.

In 2012, he appeared on BBC One’s “The Apprentice” In 2017, he appeared on Channel 4’s “Tried and Tasted: The Ultimate Shopping List” Moreover, in  2018, he introduced the “Million Pound Menu.” In December 2017, this man starred alongside Gordon Ramsay and Gino D’Acampo in ITV’s “Gordon, Gino and Fred’s Great Christmas Roast.”

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Caption: Fred Sirieix in a talk show (Source: Instagram)

Moreover, in 2019, he hosted the CBBC show “Step Up to the Plate” Later, in  2021, a second season was televised. In 2019, he hosted a BBC Two program named “Remarkable Places to Eat”.

Moreover, in 2019, he co-hosted the show “Snackmasters” In 2020 and 2021, two more series were televised. He and his fiancée participated in Channel 4’s “Celebrity Gogglebox” in June 2022.

In addition, in 2016, he published First Dates: The Art of Love. Moreover, in 2015, he co-wrote “La Vie Continue” alongside Mark King of the band Level 42 and rapper XO MAN. It was revealed in 2021 that he would be dancing with Dianne Buswell in the 2021 Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special.


He was nominated for the Cateys Manager of the Year award in 2010, and he won it three years later in 2013. Moreover, he was named National Restaurant Awards Personality of the Year in October 2011 for his charitable work and promotion of the hospitality business.

He was named Educator of the Year at the Imbibe Awards in 2012, and he received an honorary degree from the University of West London in March 2014.

Fred Sirieix – Net Worth 2023

As a television personality, he has earned a huge sum of money in his career. Moreover, as of Forbes, the net worth of Fred Sirieix is around $64 million and his salary is in millions of dollars. Similarly, he is a part of a clothing brand which is called Details.

Body Measurements

This man stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around 62 kg. Likewise, he has grey hair with blue eyes. Moreover, he has an athletic body type and a medium-length beard which suits him well.

Fred Sirieix

Caption: Fred posing for a photo (Source: Instagram)

Fred Sirieix – Social Media

On his Instagram page, there are more than 821k followers. Likewise, there are more than 334k followers on Facebook and more than 240k followers on Twitter.