Christian Francesco Puglisi was born on June 4th in 1982 in Messina, Sicily, Italy. Emigrated to Denmark with his parents in 1990 and approached the restaurant industry at a young age following his fathers footsteps. After finishing the Hospitality school Christian traveled to Paris and Spain working and staging in world class restaurants as Taillevent in Paris and El Bulli, both decorated with 3 michelin stars. Once returned to Denmark Christian was in charge of the kitchen of Noma, the sooner to be best restaurant in the world for a few years and then ventured out to open Relæ in 2010 and later that same year Manfreds - both extremely popular restaurants in the danish capital.
In Christian's debut book, Relæ: A Book of Ideas he explains the complexity behind the inventive and seemingly simple cuisine of his restaurant.