Zulekha Haywood Biography
|Date of Birth:||1978 , July-5|
|Age:||40 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Birth Name||Zulekha Haywood|
|Mother||Zara Mohamed Abdulmajid|
|Birth Place/City||United States of America|
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Education||Michigan State University|
|Siblings||Alexandria Zahra Jones, Duncan Jones, Shaakira Haywood, Nikiah Haywood and Isis Haywood|
Zulekha Haywood is a Business Analyst who serves as buyer/strategic sourcing analyst at Taymark Inc. She is best known for being the daughter of the former professional basketball player Spencer Haywood and supermodel Zara Mohamed Abdulmajid aka Iman.
Early Life Of Zulekha Haywood
Zulekha Haywood was born on 5 July 1978 in the United States. She belongs to Somali-African lineage. She is the only daughter of supermodel Zara Mohamed Abdulmajid aka Iman and her ex-husband Spencer Haywood. Her maternal grandparents are Mohamed Abdulmajid and Marian Abdulmajid.
She was raised in her birthplace along with five half-siblings; Alexandria Zahra Jones, Duncan Jones, Shaakira Haywood, Nikiah Haywood, and Isis Haywood.
Talking about her educational background she attended Mercy High School at Farmington Hills Michigan and later went to the Michigan State University and graduated with a bachelor degree.
Zulekha Haywood's Career
She started her career as an account manager for Iman Cosmetics and also served as a foster alliance for the company.
After working in Iman Cosmetics for more than three years as an accountant, she was promoted to revenue and demand planning manager. She continued working hard for the company, until 2014.
She, later on, got an opportunity to work as a Sr. Businessman analyst and brand manager at Jay Manuel Beauty and worked there for a year,
As of 2018, she is serving as a buyer and strategic sourcing analyst at Taymark Inc. According to the reports in 2016, she also began working for the company named Portu Sunberg where she was assigned as an Inventory Analyst. Her job description involved planning meetings and organizing various programs for the company. She worked there for eights months only.
Furthermore, she has concurrently worked with various high profile companies such as Wal-Mart, Walgreens, and CVS. She has more than 10 years of experience as a strategist focusing mainly on sales and demand planning.
Zulekha Haywood's Net Worth
According to the few online sites, as of early 2018, Haywood has a net worth of $4 million which is not an official figure. As a strategic sourcing analyst, her salary ranges between $48,758 - $93,406 including bonus and profit sharing.
Zulekha Haywood's Personal Life And Body Measurements
Despite being the daughter of celebrities, Haywood has always lived a normal life away from the limelight. She is coy about her personal life which is why the news related to her dating life and relationship is not available to the media.
Zulekha always had issues with her weight. When she appeared on the talk show, Kathie Lee and Hoda she opened up about her struggle with obesity. She admitted that she once weighed more than 320 pounds and that she has been dieting more or less since she was 8.
On her 28th birthday, she decided to have gastric band surgery to help her reduce weight. One month after the operation, she lost 20 pounds and her need to eat more was slowly reduced. Then after 6 months, she lost 80 pounds and after a year she was 160 pounds.
Her mother Zara Mohamed Abdulmajid aka Iman is a fashion model, actress, and entrepreneur. She is also popular for her philanthropic works. She is the founder of Iman Cosmetics- her own fashion line. She has also worked in numerous films, TV series and video games.
Iman is has published two books to date. Iman was married to former basketball player Spencer Haywood from 1977-1987. She later married English rock star David Bowie in 1992. She lived with him until his death. Bowie died in January 2016 and now she became a widow.
Regarding her online presence, she is active on news media i.e. Twitter but does not have any accounts on other social media.
She loves to play volleyball, golf, and tennis. Here is the short video regarding her interview: