Tolulope Ajayi

Tolu is an active volunteer in Street Project Foundation. An accomplished and knowledgeable creative professional with a wealth of experience in advertising, broadcast production and film making. He began his journey into creativity as a young intern cartoonist at Vanguard Newspapers at the age of 16, which has evolved into a career that is both of heartfelt passion and professional achievement. Over the past 17 years, Tolu has been channeling his talents into creating some of Nigerian advertising’s most memorable moments working with brands like P&G, MTN, Access Bank, Guinness, GT bank and many others. Tolu has a Bachelor’s degree in the English language, with minors in performing Arts and Linguistics. He is also an avid photographer and underwater cameraman.

Currently Tolu is the Chief Operating Officer of Lucid AV – A production company for SO&U’s group of agencies with a diverse direct client list spanning Banking, telecommunications, and lifestyle brands. Tolu has taught at Pan African University School for Media and Communication on Creativity and TV production. He also delivered the keynote speech for Lagos Advertising Awards LAIF in 2011 and has also spoken at Fate Foundation on Digital Marketing. Tolu has been a judge on the Project Raw Initiative and has been the brain behind documentaries produced to create awareness about Street Project’s achievements.