She has also won the prestigious ‘Indian Model of the Year’ in 2001 in New York. She has also been nominated as the ‘Fashion icon of India’ in 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2005 & 2006.
Jesse has graced the cover of many national and international magazines like: Femina, The Man, India Today, Elle, Snoop, Cosmopolitan, Gentleman, Women World, Brunch, Citadel, World Luxury, etc.
For the past 14 years with her expressive attitude and panther like walk she has been every designers dream and is ruling the catwalk of India. Top Indian designers like; Wendell Roderick, Sabyasachi Mukerjee, Manish Malhotra, Vikram Phadnis, Rohit Bal, Abu Jani & Sandeep Khosla, JJ Valaya, Hemant Trivedi, Neeta Lulla, Suneet Verma, Ritu Beri, Ritu Kumar, Satya Paul and many more feel that their fashion shows are incomplete without her presence.
She has been a part of the advertising campaign for top designers like Rohit Bal, Ravi Bajaj, Archana Kochchar. Her television commercials include Biona shampoo and the most talked about Bajaj Bike advertisement choreographed by the famous stunt from Hong Kong Huen Chin Ku.
Apart from modeling Jesse is has also made her debut in Bollywood. Her first music album ‘Kudi kudi’ sung by Jassi as a super hit in 2001. She also stared in remix Music video of DJ Meghna. Later in 2005 she made her debut in ‘Chot’ directed by Nabh Kumar Raju. She danced to the title track in Anurag Kashyap’s ‘No Smoking’ with John Abraham. Her recent release is ‘Gulal’ directed by Anurag Kashyap, and her forthcoming project is ‘Love Khichdi’ with Randeep Hooda directed by Shrinivasan.
Jesse is a qualified licensed pilot and has a keen interest in Latin American and Ballroom dancing, making her the only Indian dancing model. Jesse is also a trained martial artist with expertise in Taekwondo, Arnis and kickboxing.