Gisele Bundchen Net Worth: Gisele Caroline Bündchen is a Brazilian fashion model and actress. She is the highest paid model of all time and was ranked as the 89th Most Powerful Woman in the World by Forbes. As of 2016, Bundchen has an estimated net worth of $350 million.
Bundchen was born on 20 July 1980, Três de Maio, the Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. When she was only 13, she took modeling courses and the next year, she was spotted by a modeling agency at a shopping mall in her hometown. Eventually, she ended up coming 2nd in the Elite Look of the Year. She also participated in the Elite Model Look world contest where she stood 4th. She went on to make her first appearance at the New York Fashion Week in 1996.
As she continuously did photoshoots and campaigns, she was starting to get some attention in the modelling world. In 1999, she went on to appear in the Vogue Magazine and that same year had won the Vogue Model of the Year. Following her big breakthrough, she went on to appear on the cover of Rolling Stone and got a mega deal with Victoria’s Secret cementing herself as a top model.
This contract brought wide attention in the media and helped her to get even more campaigns to her name including big ones with brands like Dolce & Gabbana. In 2004, Bundchen got a supporting role in the film called Taxi which included celebrities like Jimmy Falon. Bundchen had already established herself as powerful women in the industry and in 2008 was listed by the New York Daily News as the fourth most powerful women in her industry.
Bundchen is known for the extreme diets that she goes through before some of her runaway performances. In 2007, Bundchen was named as the World’s Most Richest Supermodel. She has maintained that name even today with a lot of luxurious contracts that she has to her name. In 2011, Bundchen was also named as the ‘Most Desirable Women’ by a survey according to AskMen.com.
Gisele Bundchen Net Worth in years:
|Gisele Bundchen Net Worth in 2012||$190 million|
|Gisele Bundchen Net Worth in 2013||$230 million|
|Gisele Bundchen Net Worth in 2014||$280 million|
|Gisele Bundchen Net Worth in 2015||$320 million|
|Gisele Bundchen Net Worth in 2016||$350 million|
She is married to Tom Brady since 2009 who is a quarterback for the New England Patriots. In 2013, reputed magazine GQ even named her among The 100 Hottest Women of the 21st Century which is a very big accomplishment for any women. Because of her massive popularity on social media sites and in then media in general, she is the face of many brands and campaigns. She has campaigned for brands like Oral-B Brasil and reportedly earns about $4 million every year from Procter & Gamble.
Bundchen makes about $125,000 a day from the numerous ad campaigns that she does. Before her retirement, she earned about $25 million from the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show alone. She even had a special book that was worth $700 per book and was limited to only 1000 in stock. In 2016, Bundchen has had associations with mega brands like Under Armour and Brazilian shoe company Arezzo. She is the Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Environment Program and has been involved with several charities like Save the Children, Red Cross, and Doctors without Borders.