Ajak Deng, Model, South Sudan Twitter Handle: @AJAK_DENG Followers: 3,014
Standing at 6 feet tall, this fresh-faced beauty with flawless mahogany skin is currently taking the modeling world by storm, and is seen by many fashion industry insiders as the next big thing. Born in what is now called South Sudan, Deng become a refugee after her family fled their home during the long civil war that gripped Sudan. Deng and her family immigrated to Australia where she grew up with her father and seven siblings. In 2010, Deng worked the Chloe show during Paris Fashion Week in fall 2012, becoming the first black model to walk for the label in more then nine seasons. Deng has scored major campaigns with leading fashion brands, and is the current face of the 2013 Spring/Summer campaign for Louis Vuitton.