South African model best known for her work with Victoria’s Secret. In 2012, she came in 10th on the Forbes top-earning models list.
Swanepoel was born and raised in a small town called Mooi River in KwaZulu-Natal Province, of South Africa. She is fluent in Afrikaans and Portuguese, which she learned from her boyfriend, Hermann Nicoli, a Brazilian male model. She has been dating him since she met him in Paris when she was 17.