Ingham Chicken heir Johnny Ingham to marry Sydney socialite Rey Vakili


Chicken heir Johnny Ingham to marry Vogue editor Anna Wintour’s personal assistant and Sydney socialite Rey Vakili – but the high profile couple are keeping their plans low-key

For Johnny Ingham, old-fashioned romance is far from dead.

The multi-millionaire and heir to the Ingham Chicken empire, reputedly dropped to one knee when he proposed to his beautiful partner, influencer Rey Vakili.

The Sydney socialite’s are now expected to wed in Europe reports The Daily Telegraph.

Romantic: The multi-millionaire and heir to the Ingham Chicken empire, Johnny Ingham, reputedly dropped to one knee when he proposed to his beautiful partner, influencer Rey Vakili. Pictured: Rey and Johnny enjoy a trip to the snow as seen on Rey’s Instagram

Johnny sealed the deal with a large diamond ring, after making his proposal in Rey’s Double Bay apartment.

The couple reputedly kept silent about their engagement, until friends remarked on the size of Rey’s engagement ring. 

The handsome pair have been a couple since 2018. After a split, they revived their romance in 2021. 

Happy: The Sydney socialite's are now expected to wed in Europe reports The Daily Telegraph

Happy: The Sydney socialite’s are now expected to wed in Europe reports The Daily Telegraph

Rey, who studied political science at Yale in the USA, rose to fame in fashion circles after a stint as personal assistant to Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour.

The dark-haired beauty previously dated Australian television presenter Jason Dundas and is the sister of Hoda Waterhouse.

Hoda, an architect, is married to bookmaker and horse racing royalty Tom Waterhouse. 

A big diamond: Johnny sealed the deal with a large diamond ring, after making his proposal in Rey's Double Bay apartment

A big diamond: Johnny sealed the deal with a large diamond ring, after making his proposal in Rey’s Double Bay apartment 

Johnny is brother to shoe designer Tamie Ingham, co-founder of Mara and Mine.

The pair are grand children to the late Jack Ingham, brother of billionaire chicken farmer Bob. 

Ingham’s sold their operation in 2014 for a reputed $880million.

Fancy: Rey, who studied political science at Yale in the USA, rose to fame in fashion circles after a stint as personal assistant to Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour (pictured)

Fancy: Rey, who studied political science at Yale in the USA, rose to fame in fashion circles after a stint as personal assistant to Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour (pictured) 

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