Adut Akech Bio

(International Model)

Relationship Statistics of Adut Akech

What is Adut Akech marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Single
Is Adut Akech having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Adut Akech lesbian ?: No

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Adut Akech is currently single and self-partnered.

Her inspiration in the fashion world is Alek Wek and whom she looks up to.

Who is Adut Akech?

South Sudanese-Australian model Adut Akech is one of the fifteen women who appeared on the 2019 September issue of British Vogue– all selected by the Guest Editor, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.

Up to date, she has made appearances for American Vogue, British Vogue, Vogue Italia, and Vogue Paris.

Adut Akech- Birth Age, Family

Adut Akech was born on 25 December 1999 in South Sudan and was raised in Kakuma, Kenya. Adut has five siblings too.

She was 7 years old when she moved away from Kenya along with her mother to Adelaide, Australia as South Sudanese refugees.

In Adelaide, she is also known as “Mary” because Australian teachers were unable to pronounce her name.

She currently lives with another South Sudanese family from her tribe.

Adut Akech- Professional Life and Career

She was scouted several times by local modeling agencies when she was just 13 or 14 years.

So professionally, she began her career at the age of 16 in Chadwick Models located in Sydney, Australia.

She made her runway debut in a local fashion show and then went on to model for the Melbourne Fashion Week.

There, she got in touch with Saint Laurent’s casting-crew for the Paris Fashion Week. Once she was selected, she took a flight to Paris from Australia.

Fashion Week Debut

She made her major Fashion Week debut at Saint Laurence S/S 17 show and signed up with Elite Model Management

She has walked the ramp for Lanvin, Loewe, Miu Miu, Acne Studios, Alexander McQueen, Givenchy, Kenzo, Prada, Tom Ford, Tory Burch, Jason Wu, Bottega Veneta, and many others.

Moreover, She shot editorials for American Vogue, British Vogue, Modern Matter, Numéro, I-D Magazine, Le Monde M Magazine, The Gentlewoman, WSJ., T Magazine, and Vogue Australia.

In addition, she became the Melbourne Fashion Week’s Ambassador for 2019 and she is currently ranked in the “Top 50” on

Who? Right Magazine Wrong Pics!

Adut Akech has spoken of her anger and sadness after a prominent Australian magazine Who, published an article about her but with the image of a different black model.

In fact, Who had the picture of model Flavia Lazarus in the article instead of Adut’s! Who of course later apologized for the oversight.

Net Worth

Her net worth is $2 m US. As an international model, her earnings are $95k US and more.

Hair and Eye color

She has black hair and black eyes. She has a height of 5 ft. 10 inches.


She has  600k followers on Instagram.


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