Sussanne Khan

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Sussanne Khan
Sussanne Khan on Monogram collection.jpg
Sussane in 2018
Born (1978-10-26) 26 October 1978 (age 41)
NationalityIndian
Alma materBrooks College, California
Occupationfashion designer, interior designer
Spouse(s)Hrithik Roshan (m.2000 - 2014)
Children2
Parent(s)Sanjay Khan (father)
WebsiteSussanne Khan

Sussanne Khan, formerly known as Sussanne Roshan (born 26 October 1978), is an Indian interior and fashion designer. She is the former wife of actor Hrithik Roshan.[1] Her father is actor Sanjay Khan.

Biography[edit]

Sussanne Khan was born to Sanjay Khan and Zarine Katrak Khan on 26 October 1978, in Bombay, as the third child in their family; a family rich with film artists and fashion designers including her father, Sanjay Khan who was a prominent actor in the 1980s. Her mother, Zarine Katrak is also an actress as well as an interior designer. She has 2 elder sisters and a younger brother.[citation needed]

Her younger brother, Zayed Khan is also an actor who works in Bollywood. Farah Khan Ali who was born as the eldest child out of the four is a jewelry designer and Sussanne's second sister, Simone Khan, is an interior designer.

She is the niece of late actor Feroz Khan and director Akbar Khan (brothers of Sanjay Khan) and first cousin of Bollywood actor, Fardeen Khan.

Career[edit]

After obtaining an Art associate degree in interior designing in 1995 from the Brooks College in USA, Sussanne Khan started her career as an interior designer in 1996 by following the footsteps of her mother who was also a well known interior design during her active career.[2][3]

In 2011, she partnered with fellow interior designer and a well recognised film producer, Gauri Khan, to launch and introduce The Charcoal Project foundation in Mumbai, which is the first interior fashion design store in India.[4][5] The Charcoal Project is also considered as the most popular design store in India.[6][7]

She worked for The Label Life, an e-commerce fashion lifestyle company established in 2012. She was employed as the first interior fashion designer for the company.[8][9] In 2014, she launched the official branch of Pearl Academy campus in Mumbai and supporting the students of the academy by handling scholarships.[10]

Personal life[edit]

Sussanne with Former Husband Hrithik Roshan

Sussanne Khan married Hrithik Roshan in 2000 after dating for four years. The couple ended their 17-year-old relationship in 2013 and got divorced a year later, after having two sons.[11][12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Assomull, Sujata. "Business of Fashion: When 3 is Company". m.khaleejtimes.com. Retrieved 2018-05-19.
  2. ^ "Meet the original style mavens, Gauri Khan, Sussanne Khan, Twinkle Khanna | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis". dna. 2018-01-13. Retrieved 2018-05-19.
  3. ^ Jeshi, K. (2016-09-01). "I am enchanted by the world of design". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2018-05-19.
  4. ^ "WHY SUSSANNE KHAN IS ONE OF THE TOP INTERIOR DESIGNERS IN INDIA". www.delightfull.eu. Retrieved 2018-05-19.
  5. ^ "Sussanne Khan, Gauri Shinde feted as women achievers". The Indian Express. 2017-04-08. Retrieved 2018-05-19.
  6. ^ "Exclusive: Sussanne Khan joins as the first Indian designer for Yoo". Vogue India. 2015-02-26. Retrieved 2018-05-18.
  7. ^ Bhatia, Ritika (2015-05-02). "Quiet luxury". Business Standard India. Retrieved 2018-05-18.
  8. ^ "Simply Suzzane". India Today. Retrieved 2018-05-18.
  9. ^ https://www.thelabellife.com/catalog/product/view/id/20292/s/brass-pressed-glass-photo-frame-medium/?site_nav=homepage_SussannePick
  10. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-20. Retrieved 2017-09-30.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  11. ^ "Sussanne Khan Finally Revealed That Why She Ended Her 13 Years Of Marriage With Hrithik Roshan". BollywoodShaadis. Retrieved 2018-05-18.
  12. ^ "Hrithik Roshan, Forever And Always: Ex-Wife Sussanne Khan's Birthday Post". NDTV.com. Retrieved 2018-05-18.