Meet Elizabeth Adefioye, mother of Selling Sunset star Chelsea Lazkani. As they say, the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, and this mother-daughter duo couldn’t be more fitting to the statement. Elizabeth, a giant figure in the corporate world herself, raised a strong woman, her daughter Chelsea. So, she is deserving of equal attention if not more for being the mother of Chelsea.
Hence, scroll down this article below which unfolds details on her age, job, career, and children.
Meet Elizabeth Adefioye, Selling Sunset Star Chelsea Lazkani Mom
Chelsea Lazkani, the star of Selling Sunset owes so much to her mother Elizabeth Adefioye. She was 25 years old when she had Chelsea.
Not only did Elizabeth give birth to her, but she also showed her the world, literally and figuratively. Often times when Elizabeth would get the opportunity to travel the world, she would bring Chelsea with her.
This helped solidify Chelsea’s love for design, culture, and people.
Elizabeth Adefioye Husband And Kids
Elizabeth Adefioye is married to her husband Segun Adefioye. They reportedly met each other back in 1984. She dated him for 5 years before settling down. Eventually, she and her now-husband Segun said their “I DOs” on 26 September 1989 in Barking, United Kingdom.
This means they have been together for 37 years and happily married for 32 years.
Elizabeth’s husband, Segun, born on 13 November 1955, is 66 years old. He is working as an architect who had previously worked with NICKSON & BORYS and PARTNERS IKOYI LAGOS (for 5 years) and Seifert Architects (for 2 years). In 2022, he is currently working as a consultant at Bespoke Interiors for almost 10 years.
Besides, Chelsea, Elizabeth also shares other two children: Richard and Oyinda Adefioye. Richard is not more than 25 whereas Oyinda celebrated her 30th birthday on 10 September 2021.
Richard is an aspiring artist, rapper, producer, and fashion designer. He created and posted music under the moniker Ye Dior Music.
Richard had his own website but the website seems to be deactivated. He was also on Twitter (@YEDiorMusic) which has also been deleted. Moreover, he was also on Facebook (@yediormusic). Moreover, he also uploaded his music on YouTube (@TheRRichieRich) and SoundCloud (@yediormusic). According to his SoundCloud bio, he is an “Artist, Rapper-Singer. Producer. Fashion Designer” living in LA/NY.
Whereas, Oyinda started her career as a Senior Investment Banking Analyst at Morgan Stanley right after graduating from The Wharton School with B.Sc. in Finance and Accounting. She is currently working at NerdWallet in business operations & strategy and also served at SEO as a career coach since January 2018.
How Old Is Elizabeth Adefioye?
Reportedly born in 1968, Elizabeth Adefioye reportedly turned 54 years old in 2022.
Elizabeth Adefioye Nationality
As for Nationality, Elizabeth Adefioye is of Nigerian nationality. She lived in the UK before her family moved to the United States circa 2008.
Elizabeth Adefioye Job
Per LinkedIn, Elizabeth Adfioye started her career working as a Human Resource Manager at Medtronic International Europe in 2001. After two years working in that role, she became Region HR Head in Central and Eastern Europe.
In December 2006, she quit her job at Medtronic, then she joined Novartis Consumer Health as Region HR Head-Emerging Growth Markets (2007-2008) and Vice President HR (2008-2012).
Elizabeth worked for Johnson & Johnson Medical Device Companies from 2013 to 2015. After that, she worked for The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson as Vice President of Human Resources from 2015 to 2016.
Then, she joined Igredion Incorporated as Vice President of Human Resources. After working in that role for one and a half years, she took on the role of Chief Human Resource Officer in March 2018. She continued serving Igredion in that role till October 2021.
As of 2022, Elizabeth is working as Membe of the Board of Directors of Skills for Chicagoland’s Future from January 2021. In addition, she is also a Chief People Officer for Emerson Electric Co. since October 2021.
Talking about academic qualifications, Elizabeth earned her B.Sc in Chemistry from Lagos States University in 1990. She earned her Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Administration and Management from Glasgow Caledonian University in 2005. Furthermore, she also earned her postgrad in Human Resources from the University of Westminster in 2005.
How Much Is Elizabeth Adefioye Net Worth?
According to Wallmine, Elizabeth Adefioye should have a net worth of at least $2.94 Million (report of December 2019).
Elizabeth is passionate about being involved in her industry. She is an ambassador for the Network of Executive Women, serves on the board of the Society for Human Resources Management, Skills for Chicagoland’s Future, and is a member of The Economic Club of Chicago.
Elizabeth was named to the “2021 Elite 100 Extraordinary Black Women” changing the face of Corporate America for her role in leading complex transformations by addressing systemic racism in the workplace, building morale through innovative programs, and sustaining profitable bottom lines. She was recognized among the “2019 Most Powerful Women in Corporate America” by Black Enterprise. She was also a 2018 recipient of the “Women Worth Watching Awards” by Profiles in Diversity Journal.
Where Does Elizabeth Adefioye Reside Today?
Elizabeth Adefioye is currently living in London UK as well as Oakland, California, the United States.
Is Elizabeth Adefioye On Instagram?
Yes, Elizabeth Adefioye is on Instagram. Her account handle is (@bjadefioye) however, her profile is private at the moment.