Paul Cunningham was born in Essex, UK on March 8th, 1969. His parents are Angela Cunningham and now deceased John Cunningham. While leaning his craft in classic kitchens in England, Paul met Danish Lene Cunningham, whom he married and moved to Denmark in 1994. Paul and Lene have 2 sons: Christian now 19 years old and Valdemar who is 14. The family lives in Korsør, the hometown of Lene Cunningham.
Paul Cunningham’s career started at Søllerød Kro, later moving on to restaurant Formel B and for a decade, he worked at The Paul in Tivoli Gardens, which earned him 1 Michelin star. After a 10 year-spell in Tivoli, he was swept away to Henne Kirkeby Kro in the heathlands of Jutland at the west coast of Denmark. Since 2012, he is the head chef at Henne Kirkeby Kro receiving 1 Michelin star in 2016, and winning the acclaim of 2 Michelin stars in 2017.
Paul Cunningham has published several cookbooks – latest InstaPaulFood published in 2016.