Ibrahim Kamara
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Ibrahim Kamara

Editor-In-ChiefLondon, United Kingdom
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Ibrahim Kamara
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Ibrahim Kamara

Editor-In-ChiefLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Ibrahim is a 25-year-old digital entrepreneur and co-founder of GUAP, which has grown from the world’s first video magazine to becoming a multi platform youth media brand, covering all aspects of creativity and culture. In the last few years, he has become an award-winning entrepreneur, speaker and investor. Some achievements include being honoured as a “Digital Pioneer” by The Mayor Of London for his work in entrepreneurship in digital media and also named as 1 of the top 100 most influential BAME leaders in the UK Tech Sector published in the Financial Times. Ibrahim has gone from strength to strength, becoming a go-to source and voice for youth, leading him to work with & be profiled by major brands including Nike, Adidas, The Evening Standard, NME, BBC 1xtra, ICA & more.
Projects
  • Together We Move
    Together We MoveAs part of a fresh collaboration with Kurt Geiger, the new AW21 campaign - ‘Together, We Move’ - spotlights signature Kurt Geiger London lines in a series of short films and stills. As a tribute to the city that continues to inspire us, ‘Together, We Move’ follows a group of young Londoners as they link up and explore the vibrant scenes of their hometown. Colourful and uplifting Kurt Geiger London styles for AW21 reflect the upbeat vibe shared between the eclectic group of friends, capturing a
  • GUAP Magazine - Creative G-List 2019 - Leaders of Tomorrow Edition
    GUAP Magazine - Creative G-List 2019 - Leaders of Tomorrow EditionLeaders of Tomorrow Edition ⚡ Focusing on gen-Z creatives in Music, Fashion, Arts & Culture and Tech at the top of their game who are redefining what the future of culture, ownership and sustainability looks like. Featuring Jennifer Mcking, Pooja Popat, Mabintou Kolley, Kemi Unruly, Busayo Oyedoyin and Sham Steele.
  • GUAP Magazine - The Freedom Edition ft BBZ
    GUAP Magazine - The Freedom Edition ft BBZThis Issue is based on Freedom and individuals who are fighting for freedom, expressing freedom through creativity and just being themselves. We're all given free will. Let's use it for good.
  • GUAP Magazine Issue 15 - Humble Beginnings Edition
    GUAP Magazine Issue 15 - Humble Beginnings EditionAs the first quarter of the year comes to an end and we enter spring; we look back on the last few months with gratitude and joy as we celebrate growth, life and prosperity. Despite coming an awful long way, we acknowledge that none of this would be possible without the love and support from our community of creatives worldwide that continue to be a pillar for our platform. We thank you. The intro of 2019 has been plagued with some monumental losses for our culture with the untimely passing of
  • GUAP X Nike - #KeepItMovingGUAP #EpicReact
    GUAP X Nike - #KeepItMovingGUAP #EpicReactGUAP Campaign for Nike Epic React Flyknit 2.
  • GUAP Magazine Issue 14 - The Young Issue
    GUAP Magazine Issue 14 - The Young IssueAGE IS NOTHING BUT A NUMBER. There is no time like now where this statement holds true. There are so many amazing young people currently doing things that were seen merely as impossible for people of their age. From the music charts, to academics, the age of success is getting younger by the second. Whether this is due to the internet or the rise of role models in culture, one thing is for sure the talent is undeniable. This is a statement to every young person out there. You are capable of a
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Projects credited in
  • R.A.E - Mine ( Official Music Video )
    R.A.E - Mine ( Official Music Video )
  • Top 50 companies to work for in 2021
    Top 50 companies to work for in 2021Looking to kickstart or pivot your career in 2021? We’ve put together a list of 50 top companies to work for! We formulated this list by using insights from the popularity of companies and the jobs they post on The Dots, topped off with a dash of our team’s wisdom and a good mix of brilliant charities and pro-social companies. Be sure to follow your favourites to stay up to date with their events and all-important job opportunities!
  • Adidas back to school Campaign
    Adidas back to school CampaignAdidas back to school Campaign with collaborated gifs
  • This Black History Month 2020, meet 100 rising stars inspiring change
    This Black History Month 2020, meet 100 rising stars inspiring changeWe still have a long way to go when it comes to conquering the lack of diversity in all industries – which is why it is so important for us, as a platform, to use our force for good. True diversity at every level is the key to innovation and success, so we celebrate and promote Black talent throughout the year, including via our list of brilliant Black leaders. This is definitely not an exhaustive list, so we’re always looking to unearth more incredible rising stars to feature and promote, to h
  • GUAP Mag x Blue Story Movie | Paramount Pictures
    GUAP Mag x Blue Story Movie | Paramount PicturesBlue Story Movie is a feature length film by Rapman and backed by Paramount Pictures & BBC films. It tells the tale of best friends Marco & Timmy who go to the same secondary school but live in Peckham & Lewisham respectively. The two wind up on rival sides of a never-ending South London postcode war after Marco is beaten up by Timmy's childhood friends. GUAP Magazine is the world's first video magazine dedicated to discovering emerging creative talent. With Blue Story's lead star Stephen Odubo
  • Top 50 Companies to work for in 2020
    Top 50 Companies to work for in 2020This New Year, do you want to nab that dream job? Well, to kick off 2020 we’ve put together a list of 50 top companies to work for! In order to connect you to lots of brilliant opportunities this year, we formulated this list by asking the community, using insights from company follows, topped off with a dash of our team’s wisdom! Make sure to follow companies that you’re interested in, to stay up to date with events and all-important job opportunities!
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Work history
    GUAP Magazine logo
    GUAP Magazine logo
    Editor-In-ChiefGUAP Magazine
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    GUAP is the world’s first video magazine – a revolutionary youth platform at the forefront of creative culture, discovering and showcasing emerging talent. The aim of GUAP is to document & nurture young grass roots creative talent within music, fashion, the arts & business, both locally & globally. Founded in 2015 our magazine is an innovative magazine bridging the gap between print & digital using augmented reality. It redefines the norm by presenting the world with a new & unique way to recognise the untold, unseen & unforgettable young talent. Each issue showcases & profiles some of the best youth talent whose work, whether that be in music, fashion, business or the arts, needs to be seen or heard worldwide. As well as producing an online & quarterly print magazine, we produce a range of video content, curate events including live music, exhibitions etc, deliver workshops and work with our audience to produce experiences & content for major brands/institutions including Nike, ICA, Southbank & more.
Skills
  • Videography
  • Artist Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Branding
  • Filmmaking
  • Event Curation
  • Website Creation
  • Producing
  • Youth Marketing
  • Public Speaking
Education
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    Accounting & FinanceUniversity of Kent
    Canterbury, United Kingdom
Awards
    Greater London Authority logo
    Greater London Authority logo
    Digital PioneerGreater London Authority
    Involved in Mayor Of London's marketing campaign for digital talent. The campaign focused on some of London’s young ‘Digital Pioneers’, in an attempt tol inspire and engage young Londoners through their journeys into the digital and tech sector and shine a light on the huge range of opportunities available in London’s digital economy.
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    Magazine Of The YearYoung Music Boss Awards
    The YMB awards recognizes industry talent and awards the U30 trailblazers who work tirelessly behind the scenes to elevate the culture. The YMB awards celebrates the best of the present and future on a night featuring performances by the most exciting artists of this time and presentations by prominent figures in the industry. The Awards will are judged by a panel of respected industry heads, associations and the public. ​ The Inaugural YMB Awards took place no the 23rd of November 2017 at Tuke Hall, Regent's Park.