Ade Van Heerden a South African model, medical doctor and second lieutenant in the South African Health Services in Cape Town. born on May 20, 1991. She was crowned Miss South Africa 2017. She took over the title from Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters.
Early Life & Career
Vand Heerden was born and raised in South Africa.
She became a professional athlete at the age of 13 where she won Protea colours and had emerged gold medal winner at the All African Championships.
She completed her internship at two military Hospital in Wynberg, Cape Town in October 2018.
She has always been passionate about health and fitness. Despite high demand of her career as a doctor, she still makes out time for exercise.
She has always used her platform in educating and encouraging others.
She represented South Africa at the Miss World 2017 in Sanya, China, where she emerged top 10.
Dr Van also runs a charity initiative for Miss World known as the Rose Parent Project, a project that focus on placing patients who have mental health issues in homes with parents who are capable of taking care of them.
Van Heerden is said to be in a relationship with Alex Forsyth-Thompson, a financial analyst who resides in Johannesburg.
Ade Van Heerden is one of the most influential model in South Africa. Her net worth has not been estimated.