Monica Galetti is a New Zealand chef who was born in Samoa. She is the chef proprietor of Mere in London
and a former judge on the BBC competitive cooking show MasterChef: The Professionals. She worked as a senior sous-chef at London’s Le Gavroche.
From 2009 to 2022, she served as a judge on the BBC series MasterChef: The Professionals and has hosted other food-related television shows.
She opened Mere, a new restaurant in London, with her husband David in 2017. Alastair Storey, chairman of Westbury Street Holdings, helped make this happen.
Galetti represents Samoa as a UK Tourism Ambassador. On January 31, 2021, she appeared on the BBC radio show Desert Island Discs.
Galetti was named as one of the judges for the Platinum Pudding in 2022, a competition to create a British pudding to commemorate Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee.
Monica Galetti Age
She was born and raised in American Samoa’s Pago Pago on August 26, 1975. She will be 47 years old in August 2022. She is a Samoan chef from New Zealand.
She hosted Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby with Giles Coren since 2017, in addition to serving as a judge on MasterChef: The Professionals from 2009 to 2022.