Occupation: Digital Marketing/Publishing
Occupational Position: Director, Client Service & Strategy at Ventra Media Group
Mr. Tomiwa Aladekomo has nine years of project management experience in a range of industries including media, marketing and publishing. He was an Art Manager at Atlantic Records in New York, where he received art management credits on nine albums. On moving to Nigeria, Tomiwa spent a year at the THISDAY Media Group, working as part of the events team that staged the THISDAY Awards, THISDAY Music Festival among others. He now splits his time between SmartCity Resorts Plc. and QUIRK Limited. He is Executive Director at SmartCity Resorts, an investment and real estate development firm with a focus on forward-looking mixed use developments.
He also runs QUIRK, a production company he started in 2009. QUIRK has carved a niche for itself as a premier creator of innovative entertainment experiences; packaging, promoting and producing concerts headlined by the biggest stars in Nigeria, producing the first ever broadway play to stage in Nigeria (FELA!) and launching an annual jazz festival, the Lagos Jazz Series among other accomplishments.
a B.Sc. degree in management & finance from the University of Boston, Massachusetts in the United States of America and M.Sc. from the Colombia University also in the US
2013 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow