Yemisi Mokuolu is an accomplished and highly regarded creative industries consultant and independent producer.
Through her consultancy, she works closely with government agencies, cultural leaders and private businesses providing extensive creative business advice, mentoring, research and training programmes across Europe and Africa. These have included; Bank of Industry (Nigeria), British Council, Department for Industry & Trade (UK), Goethe Institut, Institut français, King’s College London and the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce.
As an independent producer, she has produced some of London’s largest African arts festivals and co-produces the ‘Asa Baako – One Dance’ festival in Ghana and “Oliva Tweest: An Afrobeats Musical”.
Today, Yemisi’s main focus is in the development of funding and financing options to better serve Africa’s rapidly growing Creative Economy.