International Sales Director
With over 29 years of experience in media, Michelle is an internationally recognized model, television personality, emcee, speaker, entrepreneur and philanthropist. She started her international modeling career at 13 and went on to win the Miss Universe title in 1992 at the age of 19 for Namibia. As a television host and producer for 26 years, she did many shows ranging from a reality model search program, showcasing celebrity homes, fashion, sports and travel documentaries.
Her clients include among others, The World Economic Forum, Puma, Revlon, Levi Strauss, Volvo, Nike, Ford Motor Company, YouTube, MTV, Fortune Magazine, Louis Vuitton and the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Close to her heart is the Michelle McLean Children Trust which she established in Namibia, in 1992. It has initiated and run hundreds of projects over the past 28 years, including 10 projects for international celebrities, Angelia Jolie and Brad Pitt. The Michelle McLean Primary School, in Windhoek, Namibia’s capital city, provides education for over 1100 children every year, since 2000. Michelle also provides, scholarships and entrepreneurial and financial skills training to thousands of students.