At Stamp we track over 100,000 Nigerian startups and over 500,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top Nigeria based CEO’ operating in the Art space. If you think a CEO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected]
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Founder/CEO of KiaKia
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About KiaKia: AI powered online market place for credit scoring and matching lenders with borrowers in real-time
Co-Founder & CEO of Kudi
Adeyinka Adewale is Co-Founder & CEO at Kudi.
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About Kudi: Kudi is a financial service provider that focuses on providing access to electronic banking and financial services.
Founder and CEO of Curacel
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About Curacel: Modern insurance infrastructure for emerging markets
CEO of Chekkit
An Entrepreneur crazy about music, scaling software solutions, user experience design, and solving life-threatening problems in unique ways.
Trained with Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology, Ghana; Founder Institute; British Council business Bootcamp; SDA Bocconi School of Management; Entrepreneurship programme, Italy; and University of Ibadan, Nigeria. Professionally, I have worked as a Sales Executive for a petroleum product distribution company and Site Supervisor for a construction company in Nigeria before fully pursuing a career in Entrepreneurship.
Founded 2 other startups in the past; StrictlyUI (2011) – A social network that got over 30,000 students of the University of Ibadan signed up in 2011/12 and Sharebunk App – A social music streaming platform to meet new people.
- Founded Chekkit in 2018 and grew the team from 1-20+ employees in 2+ years
- Lead Chekkit to raise >$600k in equity and Grants financing
- Lead Chekkit to participate in major global accelerators such as Facebook fb start, Merck global accelerator and recently partnership with SAP, and Telecel group
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About Chekkit: Chekkit is a Blockchain Powered fabric for packaged product Anti-counterfeiting, traceability & Consumer intelligence platform.
Chekkit Technologies Inc, is a Delaware registered company based in Nigeria, was founded in 2018 by Mr. Dare Odumade. The company specializes in developing software for food, beverage and medicine distribution tracking & consumer intelligence through anti-fake services which makes physical products smart and traceable across the supply chain both offline and online and employs 21 staff members. The fast-forward thinking concept of the company has identified the potential to grow the business to a staff component of 250-500 employees and will have a positive impact on the economic growth of Africa as a whole as we reduce the presence of counterfeit products.
Co-Founder and CEO of Wesabi
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About Wesabi: WESABI is an online service network platform where people can easily find Certified, Verified and Skilled Artisans, Craft-men.
Co Founder | Chief Executive Officer of ArtNigeria.com
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About ArtNigeria.com: ArtNigeria is an online market place for customisable art products and personalised items.