Brazilian model Alessandra Ambrosio is a supermodel in every sense. She has not only been captured on the pages of hundreds of magazines, adorned the runways of fashion week, but she is Victorias Secret “Angel” and a regular in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition
Born in 1981 in Erechim, Brazil, Alessandra had humble beginnings as the daughter of parents who operated a gas station. However, at age 12, she took classes in modeling and soon was competing in the Elite Model Look national competitions. By 15, she was earning a living and traveling the world as a fashion and spokesmodel. She has appeared in ads for hundreds of products, most notably Guess, Next, Armani Exchange, Christian Dior, and Ralph Lauren. It was Victoria’s Secret that catapulted her career and made her a household name in the modeling world. She has walked the catwalks for designers such as Prada, Chanel, and Oscar de la Renta.
Ambrosio serves as an ambassador for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. In 2012, she came in 6th on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $6.6 million in one year.
Alessandra has two children with businessman Jamie Mazur.
Name: Alessandra Ambrosio