Gregg Wallace has signed an exclusivity agreement with QV Foods to be the face of the Inspire brand throughout the United Kingdom.
Gregg Wallace, 45, left school at 15 and worked as a warehouseman at New Covent Garden Market in London before setting up his own fruit and veg business. On the back of its success he launched his media career on BBC Radio 4's Veg Talk and joined Masterchef in 2005; Celebrity Masterchef starts on BBC One on July 21. Earlier this year he opened his first restaurant, Wallace & Co, near where he grew up in south London. He lives in London during the week and in Whitstable, Kent, with his fiancée, Heidi, children Tom, 16, and Libby, 13, and two dogs at weekends.
He writes regularly for Good Food and Olive magazine, and is managing director of a mail-order business, Wallace and Co, from Hurst Farm, near Godalming, Surrey. Gregg is also co-director, with Howard Graham, of West Veg Limited, supplying fresh fruit and vegetables to the restaurant and hotel industry.