The South African fashion ‘Renaissance Man’, Shaldon Kopman began his career as a model before moving into the world of styling, creative direction and more recently design and entrepreneurship. Today, Shaldon embodies the brand ethos of his bespoke menswear label Naked Ape, championing African creativity and excellence to a global market. Driven by a constant desire to innovate and elevate, Shaldon’s evolutionary thinking is building the South African fashion industry internationally through Naked Ape’s adaptability and unmistakably African aesthetic. This passionately homegrown philosophy has garnered him the attention of international stars like Samuel L. Jackson, Boris Kodjoe and Vikter Duplaix.


Shaldon Kopman represented by Lampost