The muscular, handsome hunk of the modeling fraternity, David Gandy is a well-known innovator of the fashion campaign. He has been the key of the male models that unlocked the super stardom of the male modeling through his charisma and looks. Popularly associated with the top brand Dolce & Gabbana, his credits lie in the fashion industry for starting up a trend of well-built muscular male models and reinstating the prodigy of modeling. Many magazines have rendered him and his immense popularity has always mesmerized the women fan and other fashion designers worldwide. A trendsetter in his own career his other involvement include writing blog for a fashion magazine.
He felt his first verse of life in 19 February 1980 at Billericay, Essex of England. He was raised by a medium level family and had his interests in being a veterinarian in his early days. He holds a British nationality and is born and raised in England with a white ethnicity. Starting by studying multimedia in computers, he began his job experience from Auto Express, where he delivered Porsches and Jaguars to the testing tracks. He completed his graduation from University of Gloucestershire with a degree in marketing. He stepped in the modeling fraternity by winning a reality TV competition broadcasted from ITV called This Morning. He was 21 years old and landed a deal with Select Model Management based in London. His early enrollment as a model made him work for several brands and organizations like Shiatzy Chen, Zara, H&M, Gant U.S.A , Hugo Boss Carolina Herrera, to name the few. He was approached by the popular company Dolce& Gabbana in 2006 as the main face for the institute and led him to work with different supermodels from 2011.
He was well received by the fashion franchise and his acclaimed work for the company came in 20011 when he modeled for marketing a fragrance called Light Blue. He has been the sought after icon of the company, modeling for calendars and product endorsements. He also did a short film promoting W Hotels, which was named Away We Stay. After rising into fame from the company he has been featured in David Gandy by Dolce & Gabbana and also made the covers of several other magazines like Banana Republic, Lucky Brand Jeans, El Palacio de Hierro, Mark & Spencer etc. He also got the product ambassador tag for poplar scotch whisky Johnnie Walker Blue Label.
He has been in several brand labels and endorsements, which capitalized his stardom and reputation. He has been featured in short films and advertisements for shoes, cars, fragrances and many other products. David Gandy’s Goodnight, Escapism for Jaguar, Magic and Sparkle are the few of the short fashion movies he has been a part of. He has been endorsed by SM Men’s fashion, a Philippine shoes company. Apart from his fashionable outbreaks and recreations he has also been part of several other franchises. He was among the speakers at University of Oxford in 2010. He also has a mobile application called David Gandy Men’s Style Guide in his name. His commendable charm and immense popularity has made him a style God of the generation. Carrying very outfit with ease and comfort and maintaining a dynamic charisma has been his signature moves.
He has been a spokesperson for Martini, campaigning for Luck Is An Attitude and has served for British Fashion Council. He was the only male model to be featured in 2012 Summer Olympics closing procession alongside Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss, Karen Elson, Stella Tennant, Georgia May Jagger, Lily Donaldson etc. His killer looks and muscular presence is an exceptional quality he consumes and takes breathe away of women, leaving them weak kneed. The hunk with blue eyes, dark brown hair and height of 6 feet 3 inches has set his own standards perfecting his career and the modeling scenario.
David Gandy writes a blog for Vogue, reviews automobiles or British GQ and column for The Daily Telegraph, apart from it contributes as editor for several of fitness and men related fashion magazines. He has been acclaimed as Most Beautiful International Male Face and has been recognized as most successful male model of the world. His fame has helped him do social charitable accomplishments as well. His fitness campaigns, dealing with weight issues, workout influences has been appreciated and popular worldwide. He has not been married and the affairs linking him with his girlfriends are widespread in media. He was speculated to be gay, which is not true. More information regarding him can be found in wiki.