|Estimated value:||€195 million|
|Country of origin:||Brazil|
|Source of Wealth:||Entrepreneur, model|
Alessandra Corine Maria Ambrosio is a Brazilian model and one of the Victoria’s Secret models.
Alessandra was born on April 11, 1981 in Erechim, state of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil. Her mother Lucilda Ambrosio has Polish-Brazilian roots and her father Luiz Ambrosio is Italian. She discovered her passion for modeling at the age of eight. Model Karen Mulder inspired her on a magazine. From that moment Alessandra knew that she wanted to be a successful model. Just four years later, at the age of twelve, she began training.
Alessandra Ambrosio’s career began at the age of 15. In 1996 she was one of the 20 finalists in the “Elite Model Look” competition and made the cover of Brazilian “VOGUE” for the first time. Four years later in 2000, she became one of the popular Victoria’s Secret Angels and had her breakthrough. The publication in “Elle Brasil” was another success, because big designers like Christian Dior, Calvin Klein and Giorgio Armani wanted the model for their collection. In 2003, the successful young woman was allowed to photograph and publish for the Pirelli calendar. A year later, she became the face of the Victoria’s Secret fashion line PINK and launched her own swimwear line, Alessandra Ambrósio by Sais. She not only modeled for brands and designers, but also for TV commercials. Thus, a commercial with the model for the US automobile brand Hummer was filmed. In 2007, Alessandra was named one of the “100 Most Beautiful Women in the World” by “Forbes Magazine”. A year later, she was #2 on AskMen.com’s “Top 99 Most Desirable Women.” The model ranked seventh in Maxim magazine’s Hot 100 in 2014.
Alessandra Ambrosio started acting in addition to modeling. So she first had a small guest appearance in 2006 in the film “Casino Royale” with Daniel Craig. After that, the orders as an actress increased, so that she played in TV series like “How I Met Your Mother” and embodied herself. In 2009 she was a laudator at the MTV Video Music Awards. In 2014 she opened the 60th Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Madrid. In addition to her acting jobs in films and series, she was recorded for a fitness video opposite Leandro Carvalho.
Alessandra Ambrósio has lived with her partner Jamie Mazur since 2005. In August 2008 they became the happy parents of daughter Anja Louise Ambrosio Mazur. In May 2012, the small family had offspring with son Noah Phoenix Ambrosio Mazur. The family lives together in New York.
Alessandra Ambrosio had many highlights in her career. She had her first big modeling job with the shoot for the cover of the Brazilian “Elle”. In 2004 her first own swimwear called “Alessandra Ambrósio by Sais” was presented.
In 2007, Alessandra was named one of the “100 Most Beautiful Women in the World” by “Forbes Magazine”. A year later, she was #2 on AskMen.com’s “Top 99 Most Desirable Women.” Her income was estimated by Forbes Magazine at five million dollars for the period 2010-2011. This makes her one of the highest-earning models in the world.
One of Alessandra Ambrosio’s quotes is: “Take care of yourself, be healthy and always believe you can be successful in anything you truly want.” Translated into English: “Take care of yourself, be healthy and always believe that you can be successful in whatever you really want”.
tips for success
The model reveals the secret of her figure. She eats mostly fresh fruit and vegetables and avoids finished products. She also drinks a lot of water.
Alessandra is always in a good mood and has a positive mindset. She is grateful for everything in her life, her children and her job. Her tips for becoming successful are to be confident, love your body and stand behind your biggest goals and dreams. In addition, respect and reliability are important when working with business partners, for example. It is extremely important to her to be a role model for others.
|Estimated value:||€195 million|