Prabal Gurung a known name in the field of fashion industry was born to Nepalese parents on 31st March 1979. He completed his schooling from St. Xaviers School in Kathmandu. He completed his hotel management degree from National Council of Hotel Management. He always had interest in fashion so post completing his hotel management degree he went on to pursue his fashion designing career in New Delhi India.
How Rich is Prabal Gurung ?
Total Net Worth :- $ 633,700,000 (in 2016)
Date Of Birth : March 31, 1979
Prabal Gurungs Height : 5.9 feet or 1.79 m
Weight : 68 Kg or 150 lb
Girlfriend / Wife : Prabal Gurung was dating but now he is single.
While pursuing his fashion designing course from the National Institute of Fashion Technology he also apprenticed for various fashion houses and worked with renowned personalities like Manish Arora. He also assisted various designers for fashion shows in Melbourne and London.
It was in the year 1999, that Garang went on to New York to give further boost to his designing career. He worked as an intern for Donna Karan along with attending Parsons School of Design. He was honored with “Best Designer” in the very first year in Parsons. After that Gurung spent his two ears with the design team of Cynthia Rowley after which he became Bill Blass’s design director. After working 5 years for Bill Blass he went on to launch his own collection and fashion line. He launched his first collection during New York fashion week in the year 2009 at FLAG Art Foundation in Chelsea. In the year 2010 he was rewarded with Ecco Domani Fashion Fund Award. In the same year he was also nominated for CFDA Swarovski Womenswear Award and he also had his runway show at Bryant Park. On November 2010 he was the runner-up for Vogue Fashion Fund. In the year 2013 he acquired US citizenship too.
Prabal Gurus estimated net worth is around $633726332. His net worth is a result of his immense contribution to fashion industry. He is undoubtedly one of the most creative designers of New York known for his abstract prints on flattering shapes. He is also quite a known name in Hollywood too. Gurung’s designs have been adorned by Oprah Winfrey, Lady Gaga, Emma Watson, Kerry Washington and Selena Gomez to name few. Bollywood actresses Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone too love his designs. Artist Rye Rye showcased Gurungs collection in her video “Single Thing”. His net worth consists of all stocks, properties and various types of luxury goods like private airplanes and yachts. His net worth has grown immensely since last couple of years thanks to his popularity and unique craftsmanship.