Top 5 richest models in the world:
Gisele Bundchen: The Brazilian model is at the top of the world's richest models list. With 96 m gross earning, Gisele Bundchen was listed in Guinness Book of World Records as one of the world's richest supermodels. Even after splitting as Victoria's Secret model, Gisele ads for Apple, Dolce & Gabbana and Roberto Cavalli. Her line of sandals, Ipanema is becoming a huge hit in US and Europe.
Kathy Ireland: With a wealth of $350 m, Kathy Ireland has been recently named the world's richest supermodel. Kathy Ireland, the 48 year old supermodel started modeling at the age of 17 and has been the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue model for 13 years! With her brandline 'Kathy Ireland' she has earned a lot of money. She doesn't walk the ramp these days and has concentrated more on her business.
Tyra Banks: Her role as an executive producer of America's Next Top Model show has fetched her millions. This beautiful American is one of the richest models in the world.
Kate Moss: The supermodel is not only beautiful but her heroin chic look and association as an angel of Victoria's Secret has made her one of the richest models. This British model is the new face of Stella McCartney and Italian sportswear company, Belstaff. Kate Moss has also launched a clothing line for British retailer Topshop.
Heidi Klum: The 34-year-old German model and mother of three, has a net worth of about 45 m. She is not just a beautiful supermodel for Victoria's Secret, but is also an actor, host, businesswoman, fashion designer and an occasional singer!
These are the top 5 richest models in the world who are not just beautiful on the ramp but are also successful in business.