Munroe Bergdorf

First Transgender Model in the UK for L’Oreal, Appointed LGBT Advisor for the Labour Party, & Delivered the TEDx Talk 'The Capitalisation of Diversity and Commercialisation of 'Wokeness'

  • Received the GAY TIMES Honour for the British Community Trailblazer award
  • Guest Commentator on Good Morning Britain and This Morning
  • Appeared in the Channel 4 Documentary ‘What Makes a Woman’

Discover Munroe Bergdorf’s biography of published work below.

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  • 2021- Received the GAY TIMES Honour for the British Community Trailblazer award
  • 2019- Delivered the TEDx Talk ‘The Capitalisation of Diversity and Commercialisation of ‘Wokeness’
  • 2019- Guest Commentator on Good Morning Britain and This Morning
  • 2019- Advocate for UN Women UK
  • 2018- Appeared in the Channel 4 Documentary ‘What Makes a Woman’
  • 2018- Appointed LGBT Advisor for the Labour Party
  • 2018- Won ‘Changemaker of the Year’ by Cosmopolitan Awards
  • 2018- Awarded an Honorary Doctorate at the University of Brighton
  • 2017- First transgender model in the UK for L’Oreal

Treasured English model and LGBT+ activist, Munroe Bergdorf is admired for becoming the first transgender model in the UK to work with L’Oréal. Known to make regular appearances at both New York and London Fashion Weeks, she continues to break the boundaries that the LGBT community regularly face throughout the industry. Recognised for her remarkable career, Munroe was named ‘Changemaker of the Year’ by Cosmopolitan Awards and is now highly sought-after to attend speaking engagements internationally.

Determined to turn her dream into a reality, Munroe secured her first modelling job for a Lebanese couture company and gained valuable industry experience with them. Recognising the lack of diversity and inclusion throughout the industry, she developed her modelling portfolio and became one of the 27 models taking part in the L’Oréal ‘True Match’ event, making her the first transgender model for the popular brand. Admired for taking the industry by storm, Munroe aims to inspire people around the world to work hard to achieve their goals.

Treasured throughout the community, Munroe was selected to become the LGBT Advisor for the Labour Party in 2018. Aiming to empower audiences across the UK, she shares her expert knowledge as a Guest Commentator on ITV’s Good Morning Britain and This Morning. In recognition of her inspirational career, Munroe was awarded ‘Changemaker of the Year’ by Cosmopolitan Awards and in 2021, she was selected to receive the GAY TIMES Honour at the British Community Trailblazing celebration.

A remarkable figure in the modelling industry, Munroe Bergdorf is now in high demand to attend speaking events to share her inspirational success story with audiences internationally. A proud advocate for the LGBT community, she worked with a number of organisations, including UN Women UK, to raise awareness on a variety of important diversity and inclusion topics. When looking to hire an experienced speaker, look no further than Munroe Bergdorf.

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