Born in Nigeria, Jide has a BSC in Microbiology from the University of Lagos, and has 14 years of experience in technology and Strategy having worked in Multinationals such as Guinness and Total and then running his own IT company in his home country. With a shoe size to match his accomplishments, Jide struggled to find shoes to fit his size 48 feet. This is how Keexs was born; Jide decided to make his own shoes!
ill date, KEEXS has been featured on numerous platforms including The African Fashion Week Nigeria, Heineken Lagos Fashion Week, TV5Monde, Ebony Life TV, South African Fashion Week and CNN African Voices. KEEXS is positioned as the First Innovative and Social Footwear Brand in Africa is currently retailing nationwide in Nigeria as well as in the International market.
n the episode, Tope discusses with Babajide on the journey so far and the future of the African renowned sneaker brand.
For more podcasts from ISOKO AFRICA, visit www.midasradio.com or subscribe to the ISOKO AFRICAN VOICES Podcast on iTunes.