This unique and global network combines more than 40.000 chefs from every corner of the globe, this Symrise flagship is headed by the award-winning and Michelin starred Chef. Gianfranco Chiarini.

With Chef. Gianfranco and his network we gain, directly from the Chefs, unique and authentic insights into local cuisine spanning all seven continents. It is their "on the ground" knowledge of local cooking practices and ingredients in particular that makes this network so extraordinary

This platform, which is exclusive for Symrise, provides our customers with a unique service for the development and support of their brands. With Chefs UnitedTM we are able to gain valuable insights in regards to local taste preferences, specific methods of preparation, production as well as gain insights into the latest trends and tastes.

It is only through the valuable contribution and passion of all the chefs in the network that we are able to translate these insights into authentic tailor-made taste solutions.


Chefs UnitedTM-inspiring and delivering a great taste experience.
We act Global to Create Local!



Chefs United®, the largest network of its kind so far, brings chefs together on every
continent from the entire culinary spectrum - from five-star restaurants to
local favorite cafeterias.


Chef. Gianfranco Chiarini

Celebrity Chef. Gianfranco Chiarini, earns the title of one of the most diverse chefs globally. Graduated at Le Cordon Bleu Paris. His activities range from Michelin restaurants, deluxe hotels; R&D chef, TV personality, author, restaurateur, global consultant owning the biggest network of chefs in the world. 35.000+ members on his private network and 550.000+ fans and followers on Facebook.

Chef. Anna Chiarini

Chef. Anna Chiarini is involved in the development of healthy products with revolutionary ingredients and clean label solutions in the food manufacturing industry. Her activities range from restaurant openings to R&D; author, restaurateur, expert on healthy food & nutrition. Global consultant owning the biggest network of chefs in the world with 35.000+ members and 50.000+ fans and followers on Facebook.


Featured Chefs of the Month


Chef. Ajay Kumar

"Spices are the heart and soul of Indian cuisine. They are not only delicious, but influence the physical, spiritual and emotional balance of people".

Chef. Derrick Baidoo

"My dream is to make Ghanaian cuisine famous all around the world. Thank you Chefs United for this opportunity!"

Chef. Justin Wood

"It's been said that there is more joy in giving than receiving. Nothing can be more true when it comes to the Culinary World."


If you would like to gain valuable culinary insights for a client project you are working on, please get into contact with the Culinary Team and we will gladly assist you with.

We are looking forward to exploring new taste solutions with you.

If you are a Chef yourself and would like to join the Chefs United network as a contributing Chef, please get into contact with Chef. Gianfranco Chiarini directly: