Sanjay Thumma, is an Indian chef, famous for his cooking website ‘vahrehvah.com’. He is also fondly called Vah Chef. He is popular among the Indian expatriate communities in Europe, Australia and North America. He is known for his youtube recipe channel, which he started in the year 2007 and has over 100 million hits.
He has always been asked for recipes by his friends and family members and he had to repeat the cooking process each time. In September 2007, he set up a studio in Chicago and started recording his 150 recipes and posted it on Youtube. Soon his videos went viral over the Internet and he soon became the internet phenomenon. Each video has over 100 million views. He later started his own website, Vahrehvah.com and moved back to Hyderabad and he is currently based in the metro city. His recipes are home kitchen friendly and his screen-presence impressed majority of folks.
He passion for cooking began at a very early age of 7, since his mother began to engage him in the kitchen, in order to stop him from annoying his siblings. He has also sold his restaurant chain, since he didn’t feel like cooking, it was more like managing people. Then he started delivering his works online, since he thought it would be the best way to benefit many people.
- Name: Sanjay Thumma
- Nick Name: Vah Chef
- Profession: Chef
- Date of Birth: April 26, 1970
- Age: 46 years
- College: Institute of hotel Management, Hyderabad
- Qualification: Diploma in Hotel Management
- Marital Status: Married
- Spouse: Ragini
- Children: 1 Son and 1 daughter