Standing at 1.80m, former Miss Cameroon Valerie Ayena has one of Cameroon’s biggest “success story” when it comes to modeling. After she handed over her crown as Miss Cameroon to Larissa Ngangoum in 2014, she went further with her modeling ambition and was signed to Dubai based modeling agency MMG Models where she exceeds as a real African supermodel. Now the ethereal beauty with a figure that must have been sculpted for the runway is officially signed to one of France top Modeling agency – City Models. She remains one of the few Cameroonians to achieve thus far and has remained one of the most influential Cameroonian/African Models in the world.
Since 2011, Valerie Ayena has headlined several runways of major events such as the K-Walk, Annual Show or Lambo La Tiki by Rodrig Tchatcho building her career as a professional model until she gained her very first contract on the international scene.
While modeling for MMG in the United Arab Emirates in Dubai, the city that never sleeps She has paraded and pose for the biggest world brands including Cartier, Roberto Cavalli, Beverly Hills Polo, Piaget … An accumulation of extremely enriching experiences for the former inhabitant of Douala.
A few months ago, she was spotted by a Paris-based scout model that did not waste a second to buy her contract. A few weeks later, she went to Barcelona for photo tests then, Paris. These proved to be positive. Of the 6 agencies presented by the headhunter, 4 wanted to sign it directly.
This new move is Making her the first Cameroonian to be relocated as An International Model.
Congrats to Valerie Ayena
SOURCES: Auletch, City Models,