Miss Universe Malaysia 2015 - Vanessa Kumares


Vanessa Kumares

  • Age: 28

    Hometown: Seremban

  • Height: 5’ 7”

    Birthday: December 04

Vanessa was born and raised in a small town in Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia. She is of Malaysian Indian-Chinese parentage. She completed her studies in Britain, followed by an internship in the United States, and graduated with a degree in tourism management. Vanessa was a synchronized swimmer and badminton player during her school days. She is an adrenaline junkie who loves extreme sports including sky diving, bungee jumping, hiking and mountain climbing. When she is not doing sports, she loves to unwind over a cup of coffee with her friends and dreams of running her own café someday. Vanessa prides herself in her warm personality, and ability to connect with people and make them feel at ease. Above all, Vanessa believes that her ultimate strength is her drive to achieve the highest in all that she does. Her personal mantra in life is, “If the plan doesn’t work, change the plan BUT never the goal.”