CHINEDU “CHIN” OKEKE
Chinedu ‘Chin’ Okeke is an Impresario and Entertainment-Entrepreneur set on changing the conversation about Africa. He is Law Graduate (LLB) from the University of Bristol and holds a diploma in Chinese from Tsinghua University, Beijing.
In line with his global outlook, Chin has lived and worked in New York, London, Beijing, Shanghai and Lagos and speaks English, French, Spanish and Chinese.
Following his education, Chin undertook business training at two Fortune 500 companies,
namely Credit Suisse and the AP Moller Maersk Group.
In 2010, Chin founded Eclipse Brand Agency, a branding and communications company
which has developed entertainment properties for multinationals like Pepsi, Bollinger and Nokia to name a few. By 2013 Chin launch his next business venture Eclipse Live Ltd, an entertainment company focused on bringing live, affordable and accessible entertainment to the youth of Africa.
At Eclipse Live, Chin developed The Gidi Culture Festival, which is the biggest music festival
in West Africa. The Festival has been coined as defining the progression of music and urban youth culture in Africa as it’s known today.
Chin is a member of the Steering Council for the ILMC Futures Forum and has been named one of the 10 most powerful people in entertainment on YNaija’s Power list. He is also a founding Trustee of the ECHO music and arts foundation