Hauwa Wakili is a media professional and consultant with nearly fifteen years experience working with a number of entities across two continents. Hauwa has played pivotal roles at such upstanding media companies as BEN TV where she held roles as a Producer and Presenter over a five year period.
Ms Wakili provided services for a varied selection of media products including but not limited to voice-over action for advertisements, infomercials and documentaries. In this time Ms Wakili hosted the BEN TV Awards to both popular and critical acclaim.
She also led the production strategy at Nollywood Movies UK where she worked as a Content Creator. Ms Wakili oversaw the effective funneling of in-demand media products such as films and primetime television shows to carefully targeted demographics in Nigeria and the diaspora while at this role.
Ms Wakili hosted a trio of radio shows at CityFm Lagos namely, Breakfast in the City, Alternative City (Rockshow) and Heart2Heart. Following the success in this role Ms Wakili accepted an offer to join MaxFm Lagos, an affiliate media company to Television Continental Lagos (TVC). She has very recently completed an engagement with Hitachi Nigeria where she offered her services as a Media and Operations Manager and is currently the Head of Communications at Plume & Partner, a media company with extensive interests across continents. She has hosted a number of events including but not limited to RocktoberFest (2014-2016), African Fashion Week Nigeria (2014-2016), Heritage Awards (2014) and Kreate Fashion Show (2018).
Ms Wakili was educated at Kensington Business College and went on to receive her Bachelors and Masters degrees in International Social Policy and Business Technology Media from both University of Greenwich and Barking College, United Kingdom respectively.