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DESIGN, ADVERTISING, BRANDING, UID, UX, DATA ANALYTICS. MERCHANDISING
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Taiwo Afolayan (ATI) is a Creative Designer, Web/App Developer, Data Analyst and a Blogger. He’s the Co-Founder of Argitech Limited and the Editor-in-Chief at The Fashionistar Magazine. He’s a former Business Intelligence Developer at Nairtime Nigeria Limited (An MTN Group Partner) in Nigeria. He studies for master’s degree in Financial Engineering at WorldQuant University, New Orleans, Louisiana. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo, Nigeria. Taiwo is an alumnus of The Federal Polytechnic Ede, Huawei University, Scholars Institute of Information Technology, Philanthropy University, Lynda.com, ALISON, Orange VFx Academy and New Horizon Learning Institute Nigeria. He’s a member of the Young African Leaders Initiative Network, YouthLead, Amnesty International, Junior Chamber International (JCI), Global Entrepreneurship Network, World Youth Forum and the Young Business Leaders of Nigeria.
Taiwo has also worked with an international community-based organization on International programmes. He volunteers at the United Nations Volunteers, ROTA Volunteers and Junior Chamber International (JCI) where he contributes his quota to national growth and global development. Taiwo has volunteered as a creative designer on digital sexuality education awareness for several groups including UNFPA, UNESCO, and UNICEF.
He is the Co-Founder of Volunteers Edge for volunteering towards United Nations Global Goals for Africa and beyond. He’s also a member of Volunteer Teacher’s Club for volunteer teaching, skills2school session and helping renovate structurally defected schools. He’s an MTN Foundation Influencer on Anti-Substance Abuse Program (ASAP) to contribute to the significant reduction in the rate of first-time users of addictive substances and drugs amongst Nigerian youths. Through these experiences, he developed strong project coordination and implementation skills. Taiwo enjoys focusing on the topics on entrepreneurship, self-development and has a strong passion for youth empowerment. Taiwo is a ROI Africa Global Youth Ambassador Fellow, The Netherlands Education Group Youth Ambassador and Global Goodwill Ambassador for his leadership, expertise and entrepreneurial experience on achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through promoting entrepreneurship, quality education and innovation.