Early life and education
Swarup was born on November 25, 1997 in Virginia Beach, VA and was raised there during her formative years. She is enrolled at Columbia University, where she is currently completing her Bachelor of Arts degree in Financial Economics.
Swarup is the founder and president of Praetorian Management LLC, a secondary market investment fund run by Columbia University students. She is focused on developing her international beauty and wellness start up, which is set to launch in 2021.
As a Global Ambassador for Operation Smile, the international non-profit providing free corrective surgeries and support to children and adults born with a cleft lip or palate, Swarup represents the organization and shares its mission through speaking at press conferences, leading global fundraising initiatives, and actively participating in the organization’s medical missions across India, South Africa, and Mozambique. Most recently in 2019, Swarup had the honor of speaking before the United Nations General Assembly.
Swarup is a model with the fashion industry. She has had modelling campaigns for MAC Cosmetics, Clinique, and Fenty Beauty. She has featured in numerous editorials and covers for various magazines, including Vogue, L’Officiel India, Net-a-Porter, DuJour, Elle India, Harper’s Bazaar,Harper’s Bazaar Arabia, CR Fashion Book, Shape,and others.
- "World’s Most Fabulous Financier Is Also a Model and Ivy League Student" (in en). May 16, 2020. https://nypost.com/2020/05/16/worlds-most-fabulous-financier-is-also-a-model-and-ivy-league-student/. Retrieved May 16, 2020.
- Sophie Goddard,"Pritika Swarup: “Women are rewriting the rules”". marieclaire.co.uk. 2 November 2020. https://www.marieclaire.co.uk/beauty/pritika-swarup-women-are-rewriting-the-rules-716843. Retrieved 13 November 2020.
- "Humanitarian. Social Entrepreneur. Goodwill Ambassador". visionlosangeles.com. https://visionaries.visionlosangeles.com/models/pritika-swarup/. Retrieved 13 November 2020.
- Kristin Marquet,"Model Pritika Swarup: 5 Things You Need To Succeed in The Fashion Industry". medium.com. 15 September 2020. https://medium.com/authority-magazine/model-pritika-swarup-5-things-you-need-to-succeed-in-the-fashion-industry-12f54c3b772d. Retrieved 13 November 2020.
- Alicia Zhang,"Putting in the Work with Pritika Swarup". beautyandwellbeing.com. https://beautyandwellbeing.com/beauty/putting-in-the-work-with-pritika-swarup/. Retrieved 13 November 2020.
- Rana Good,"Model Pritika Swarup Talks Operation Smile And Launching Her Own Investment Fund". nairanyc.com. https://nairanyc.com/model-pritika-swarup-operation-smile/. Retrieved 13 November 2020.
- Olivia Elgart,"Supermodel Shares Her One Total BodyStretch To Do While Working From Home". hollywoodlife.com. 8 April 2020. https://hollywoodlife.com/2020/04/08/model-pritika-swarup-workout-at-home-exercises-fitness-tips-stretch/. Retrieved 13 November 2020.
- "Pritika Swarup - Model". https://www.imgmodels.com/pritikaswarup.
- "Pritika Swarup On Natural Beauty Tips, Working Out And The Ultimate Guilty Pleasures". harpersbazaararabia.com. 11 November 2020. https://www.harpersbazaararabia.com/featured-news/beauty-diaries-model-pritika-swarup-interview-beauty-routine. Retrieved 13 November 2020.
- "Return to the Fold" Vogue.
- "L'officiel India October 2018 Cover" lofficiel-india.
- "Pritika Swarup’S Am/Pm Routine" net-a-porter.com.
- "Pritika Swarup Dazzles In Luxe Accessories" dujour.com.
- "Living Colour" Elle India.
- Caty Penza,"Model Pritika Swarup Reveals Her Entire Morning Beauty Routine on #IWokeUpLikeThis". harpersbazaararabia.com. 11 November 2020. https://www.harpersbazaararabia.com/video/watch-how-pritika-swarup-gets-ready-in-the-morning-on-iwokeuplikethis. Retrieved 16 August 2020.
- "Watch Pritika Swarup's Nighttime Skin Care Routine" harpersbazaar.com.
- "Harper's Bazaar Arabia" Harper’s Bazaar Arabi.
- Natasha Solo-Lyons,"Now Casting: Pritika Swarup" crfashionbook.com. February 11, 2019
- "Dare to Wear" shape-magazine.