Young, beautiful and armed with an arresting personality, Idia Aisien is of Nigerian and Cameroonian descent. She was born in Nigeria, to Champagne, wine and spirits magnate, Dr. Joe Aisien, and Jeweller and philanthropist, Emmanuella Aisien. Idia studied Journalism at the American University in Washington DC and master’s degree in International Public Relations at New York University.
She started modelling professionally in New York during her master’s degree programme. Aisien has worked with prestigious companies, like Fox 5 News, the AARP Foundation, Discovery Communications, the Foreign Policy Initiative, the United Nations and Atlas Mara.
She has also modelled for many brands, such as BMW, Vogue, LAN Airlines, Black Opal, Nivea, Alice + Olivia, J Brand, Cashhimi, Samantha Pleet, Jovani and so many others. In Nigeria, Idia currently hosts You Got Issues and Style 101 on Spice TV, and the Mega Millions Lottery Draw on Silverbird.
Idia’s passion for travelling, ‘getting all dressed up’ and volunteering to help underprivileged children grew from an early age. She describes her style as being sophisticated, edgy and elegant. She is a lover of designer shoes and trendy outfits.