Chelsea Lazkani is the newest agent on Selling Sunset season 5. Given her impressive academic background, focus, tenacity, and analytical prowess, it’s no surprise she was chosen to be a part of the Oppenheim Group. But there are two big figures behind her success that you might not know about — her parents, Elizabeth and Segun Adefioye.
Scroll down to learn all about them.
Who Are Chelsea Lazkani Parents?
Chelsea Lazkani’s parents, Elizabeth and Segun Adefioye are her inspirations. They are the main reason Chelsea has so much knowledge about real estate. Her work ethic, drive, positive mindset, everything was instilled in her watching her parents at work.
So, it’s no surprise that she successfully oversaw more than $10 million in sales, leading her to make her own first home purchase in Manhattan Beach, CA before 2022.
The last we saw her, she led a happy life alongside her husband, Jeff Lazkani, and their two adorable toddlers, Maddox and Melia.
Chelsea’s husband, Jeff was the managing partner of Icon Media Direct, a company founded by his mother. Reportedly, he worked there for over 16 years as of 2022.
Meet Chelsea Lazkani Mother, Elizabeth Adefioye
Chelsea Lazkani’s mother, Elizabeth Adefioye provided the Selling Sunset star with the opportunity to travel and see the world. Whenever Elizabeth would go on her work trips, she’d ask Chelsea to tag along which eventually solidified Chelsea’s love for design, culture, and people.
Let’s learn more about Elizabeth as the article proceeds.
Elizabeth Adefioye Age
Elizabeth Adefioye was reportedly born in 1968. So, that would make her 54 years of age in 2022.
Also, this means, Elizabeth was 25 when she had Chelsea.
Elizabeth Adefioye Job
Elizabeth Adefioye worked as the Chief People Officer at Emerson in 2022.
However, Elizabeth initially started her career as an HR manager at Medtronic International Europe in the early 2000s. So, after working there for almost 6 years, Elizabeth t went on to become the Vice president of HR of Novartis Consumer Health until April 2012.
She then worked for Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies for 2½ years, The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson for 1½ years, and finally joined Ingredion Incorporated in Oct 2016 and went on to work there for 5 years.
It was only thereafter she joined Emerson and also became a member board of directors of Skills for Chicagoland’s Future.
As for her education, Elizabeth’s an achiever like her daughter. She has a BSc. Chemistry degree from the Lagos State University (1990), a Post-graduate diploma in BA from Glasgow Caledonian University (2005), and a Post-graduate degree in Human Resources from the University of Westminster (2005).
Is Elizabeth Adefioye On Instagram?
Yes, find Elizabeth on Instagram @bjadefioye.
Also, here’s her Facebook @elizabeth.adefioye.
Meet Chelsea Lazkani Father, Segun Adefioye
Chelsea Lazkani is heavily influenced by her father, Segun Adefioye. No wonder, she followed in his footprints and is now on the top list of realtors in Beverly Hills.
Get to know him better as you scroll down.
Segun Adefioye Age
Segun Adefioy was reportedly born on November 13, 1955. That made him 66 years of age in 2022.
Also, meaning, he is 12 years older than his wife/Chelsea’s mother Elizabeth.
Segun Adefioye Job
Segun Adefioye is an architect who previously worked with NICKSON & BORYS and PARTNERS IKOYI LAGOS (for 5 years) and Seifert Architects (for 2 years).
In 1990, he then joined Planning & Property Solutions as a principal consultant, and as of 2022, he was still employed there.
Also, at the time of writing this article, Segun worked as a consultant at Bespoke Interiors for almost 10 years.
As for his education, Segun graduated from King’s College in 197, Ahmadu Bello University in 1984, and the University of Westminster.
Is Segun Adefioye On Instagram?
No, Segun isn’t on Instagram.
However, find him on Facebook @segun.adefioye.52.
Are Chelsea Lazkani Parents Still Married?
Yes, as of 2022, Chelsea Lazkani’s parents were still married.
As per Elizabeth’s FB, she first met Chelsea’s father back in 1984. Finally, after dating for over 5 years the two then went on to tie the knot on September 26, 1989, in Barking, United Kingdom.
How Many Kids Do Chelsea Lazkani Parents Have?
Chelsea’s parents have three kids in total — Chelsea, Richard, and Oyinda Adefioye.
While Chelsea needs no introduction, her brother London Richard was an aspiring musician. As for Oyinda, she was passionate about scaling consumer technology enterprises, with a focus on B2C and B2B marketplaces. She worked at NerdWallet, and also offered her expertise as a career coach outside of work.
Oyinda received both her “MBA in Marketing and Operations Management” and her “Bachelor of Science in Economics” degrees from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Straight out of college, she started her job as a senior investment banking analyst at Morgan Stanley, and later moved to the “strategy and operations” field.
Where Do Chelsea Lazkani Parents Reside?
Chelsea’s parents resided in St. Louis, Missouri as of 2022.
Prior to that, they lived in London, United Kingdom.
But Chelsea’s mother Elizabeth is originally from Switzerland.