Polish chef, television personality, restaurateur and painter. Gessler is known for presenting TV programme Kuchenne rewolucje (Polish version of Kitchen Nightmares).
Born in Poland to an Italian-Polish father and a Polish-Russian mother, Magda Gessler grew up in Sofia. Her father was a journalist and mother was a chef. In 1972 Gessler settled in Madrid, where she graduated from Academy of Fine Arts.
In the 1980s she married German journalist Volkhart Müller. After his death Magda Gessler returned to Poland and married Polish restaurateur Piotr Gessler.
Her current partner is a Polish doctor, Waldemar Kozerawski. Gessler has three children: Tadeusz, Mikołaj and Lara.
Her restaurants include: Zielnik Cafe, U Fukiera, Słodki… Słony, Ale Gloria, Venezia, Jadka (all in Warsaw), Polka in Żelazowa Wola and Kryształowa in Katowice.