September 17, 2019 South Sudan NEWS PORTAL

Adut Akech net worth mainly comes from her primary occupation, which is Modeling. On December 25 1999, Adut Akech was born in South Sudan, but lives in Australia, where she relocated as a refugee.

In her career as a model she is currently signed to Elite Model Management in Paris. She has appeared in American Vogue, British Vogue, Vogue Italia, and Vogue Paris, and was recently personally invited by the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle to grace the cover of Vogue Magazine.

She is closely associated with Naomi Campbell with whom she appeared in Campbell’s 2019 Fashion for Relief annual charity in London. She describes the veteran model as a second mum.

She was scouted by multiple modeling agencies at 13 and 14 but didn’t take on the profession until she was 16. In Forbes latest report which was published in March 2019 Adut Akech’s value of all her assets, including salary and earnings from endorsements was pegged at $$$$$ – Scroll below her photos to see the figure.

Top Model Adut Akech reveals she wants to Change the Stigma around Refugees
Adut Akech looked thrilled to be reunited with Naomi, as the pair enjoyed a reunion at the star’s Fashion for Relief event at London Fashion Week on Saturday.
Adut Akech looked thrilled to be reunited with Naomi, as the pair enjoyed a reunion at the star’s Fashion for Relief event at London Fashion Week in September 2019
Akech’s family was forced to flee war-torn South Sudan when she was a baby. She spent most of her childhood in Kakuma, a refugee camp in northwestern Kenya, before her family moved to Australia and settled in Adelaide.
Adut Akech who has walked the catwalk for the likes of Saint Laurent, Valentino and Fendi – was a child refugee who moved with her family from South Sudan to Kenya.
Adut Akech has walked the catwalk for the likes of Saint Laurent, Valentino and Fendi
Akech promised her mother she would finish high school, become a successful model and buy her a house and car. She’s managed to keep all four promises.
“Our parents have the mindset that it’s not a career unless you go to school, get a degree and become a lawyer or a doctor. Those are the things every refugee parent wants their kid to do.” Akech promised her mother she would finish high school, become a successful model and buy her a house and car. She’s managed to keep all four promises.
Meghan Markle sent Australian – South Sudanese model Adut Akech a personal handwritten note for her appearance in Vogue, saying she is a ‘force for change’.

The outspoken 18-year-old model is well beyond her years and at just 18 years, her net worth is pegged at an unbelievable $1 million dollars by Forbes. That equates to roughly 130 million South Sudanese Pounds !!!

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