Emmanuel Ogabi

Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
Film Editor - Graphic Designer - Creative Director
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Projects

  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director

Side Hustles

  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director
  • Creative Director / UI UX Designer / Art Director

About me

I am a creative with over 10 years of experience spanning traditional advertising, digital media, graphic design, video editing, art direction and UI/UX. I am passionate about providing innovative ideas for brands. I have launched and worked on different campaigns for brands in different sectors from alcoholic beverage, non-alcoholic beverage, financial institutions, telecomms, lifestyle brands and much more. In 2016, I launched a startup advertising and design agency called Evoke in which through our three years span we have won over clients such Coca-cola, Fanta, Fanta Zero, Sprite, 5 Alive, Total, IHS and many more.

Skills

  • Film Editing
  • Graphic Design
  • Art Direction
  • Creative Direction
  • Video Editing
  • Cinematography
  • Design
  • UI Design
  • UX Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • DDB Worldwide

    DDB Worldwide

    • Advertising
  • F

    FCB

    • E

      Evoke

      • A

        Alternativ Media

        Work history

        Currently

        Partner & Creative Director

        Evoke

        Apr 2016
        • Nigeria
        • Full Time
        • I lead the creative team and brand development for the business and brands we work on. Alongside this, I develop unique and creative brand identities, unique UI and UX for online and digital products. Key achievements I led a team of creatives in winning the Coca-Cola portfolio account. Designed the brand identity and developed brand strategy for a leading insurance firm in Africa “Leadway Insurance” and also launched its affiliate brand in Côte d’Ivoire. Led the Evoke team in developing creative internal campaigns and brand strategies for brands like Total and IHS, growing their internal business product and service exponentially.

        2016

        Creative Director

        DDB Worldwide

        Feb 2012 - Apr 2016
        • Lagos, Nigeria
        • Full Time
        • At DDB I Ied a diverse team of writers and art directors enabling departmental growth. I also liaised with the DDB and Omnicom Media Group team on key projects and pitches. Key achievements Won the Young Lion Creative Awards in Nigeria and represented Nigeria in the finals at the Lions Cannes Festival (2013 and 2015). Received press mention as “One of the DDB Global Creatives to look out for” (2015). Successfully launched the Martell Brand portfolio into the Nigerian market as the lead creative where I developed the brand with exciting and refreshing campaigns. Worked on the Pan-African master-brand campaigns for MTN which was deployed around Africa. I was part of the creative team who won the pitch for the Guinness account for the Agency, we worked closely with the London team (Adam & Eve DDB) on this Project. Won different awards for DDB including Laif Awards, Dubai Lynx and Cristal Awards for brand clients such as MTN, Martell, Money Gram, Diamond Bank, Absolut.

        2012

        Art Director

        FCB

        Feb 2011 - Apr 2012
        • Lagos, Nigeria
        • Full Time
        • Worked closely with the Creative Director to execute creative campaigns and brand strategy for brands and businesses. Key achievements Won new business for the agency which included Etisalat, Skye Bank, Money Gram. Won awards for the Agency.

        2011

        Senior Graphic Designer

        1 music networks

        Apr 2010 - May 2011
        • Lagos, Nigeria
        • Full Time
        • I worked at 1Music a TV network to execute creative design and ideas for the TV station. Key achievements Created and launched the 1Music brand, developed channel idents, channel montages, and the general channel look and feel. My work led to the TV network wining the “new and most innovative channel” in Nigeria in the year 2011.

        2010

        Graphic Designer

        Alternativ Media

        Feb 2007 - Apr 2010
        • Lagos, Nigeria
        • Full Time
        • I was a graphic designer within a creative team to execute campaigns for clients.

        Education

        Currently

        Certificate on story telling and writing, advance concepting, advance integrated campaigns

        `Miami Ad Aschool

        Apr 2014
        • Berlin, Germany

        2008

        diploma in creative design and digital arts

        Lagos Business School

        Jan 2008 - Jun 2008
        • Lagos, Nigeria

        2007

        certificate in Creative thinking and creative strategy

        orange academy

        Jan 2007 - Jun 2007
        • Lagos, Nigeria

        Awards