Alistair King, 2021 Pitcher Awards Heritage Jury President

Olajumoke Akinyele

Deputy Creative Director, Business, Noah's Ark Communications

Future Creative Leaders Academy - Juror

About

Olajumoke Akinyele

Jumoke Akinyele is an APCON certified marketing communications and brand management professional with over 10 years’ experience working on great brands. She is currently the Deputy Business Director at Noah’s Ark Communications Limited, a leading agency in Nigeria and Sub- Saharan Africa. As the business lead, she is responsible for managing business processes and work cross-functionally with the key stakeholders and agency teams to solve marketing problems. As a brand and business manager, she seeks to understand people and the market for a better experience and this has seen her work on various brands like Maltina, Airtel, Hacey Initiative, PayAttitude, Fayrouz, Indomie, Paga, SWIFT networks, Three Crowns Milk, Peak Milk, Travelstart, Airtel, among others. Jumoke studied English and literature at Adekunle Ajasin University, Ondo state and is also a graduate of the Senior Management Programme at Lagos Business School. She also has a thing for fitness and healthy eating.