Global Conference 2017

Speaker's Biography

Naomi Campbell

Model, Actress and Businesswoman

One of the five original supermodels, Naomi Campbell was born in London and caught her break when she was 15 years old. She has graced the covers of more than 500 magazines during her career and has showcased the collections of top designers on the runway. She was the first black model to appear on the cover of Time magazine, French Vogue and Russian Vogue, as well as the first British black model to appear on the cover of British Vogue. Campbell has appeared in countless TV shows, music videos and films. She currently stars in the Lee Daniels’ Fox musical drama “Star” and has been a recurring guest star on FOX’s breakout hit drama “Empire” and FX’s “American Horror Story: Hotel.” Campbell executive produced and appeared as a supermodel coach on Oxygen’s series “The Face,” which aired in the U.S. in 2012 and 2013. In 2005, she established Fashion for Relief and hosted its first charity fashion show to raise funds for victims of Hurricane Katrina. It has since raised millions of dollars for various causes.


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