THIS IS MINKU.
Founded in Nigeria in 2011, we are continuously exploring possibilities for strategic growth. Expanding into menswear and womenswear; and publishing Yonderland, our insider magazine, are some recent Minku ventures.
In addition to our company profile, you are encouraged to sign up for Yonderland, our insider magazine, for up-to-date news on Minku activity.
Visiting our Twitter or Instagram pages from time to time will also keep you updated on external and atelier activity, some of which is summarized herein.
We strive to delight our clients.
Our environmental awareness is
reflected in our work processes.
Innovation in leatherwork.
Technology is integral to our
Disemmination of knowledge in
our areas of expertise to the
Integrity in all we do.
PRESS RELEASES and ANNOUNCEMENTS
November 5, 2018 (Cape Town, South Africa)
Minku founder Kunmi is one of five Young Entrepreneur finalists for the 2018 AWIEF Awards.
November 4, 2016
Minku is #2 on Huffington Post's list of African luxury brands you should know.
April 23, 2016 (Blacksburg, Virginia, USA)
Minku founder Kunmi is the Winner of the Entrepreneur of the Year award at her alma mater Virginia Tech's Black Alumni Awards.
June 1, 2016 (Fontainebleau, FR)
Kunmi addresses INSEAD Business School MBA students on a moderated panel on Entrepreneurship.
April 9, 2016 (Lagos, Nigeria)
Minku holds its fifth anniversary pop-up at Stranger concept store in Lekki, Lagos.
August 24, 2015 (London, UK)
Kunmi addresses the Commonwealth's Virtual Currencies Working Group on virtual currency adoption guidelines.
November 24, 2014 (Philadelphia, USA)
Kunmi is an invited panelist at the Wharton Africa Business Forum (WABF). Topic - Manufacturing: From Asian Tiger to African Lion?
November 21, 2014 (Marrakech, Morocco)
Kunmi addresses an audience of thousands at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit. Keynote speaker: Vice President Joe Biden.
July 2014 (Barcelona, Spain)
Minku is an exhibitor at the Spring/Summer 2015 Barcelona Fashion Week
February 4, 2014
Kunmi is named to Forbes' 30 Under 30 (Africa).
January 2014 (Barcelona, Spain)
Minku is an exhibitor at the Autumn/Winter 2015 Barcelona Fashion Week.
November 2013 (Lagos, Nigeria)
Kunmi addresses Jobberman Nigeria employees on entrepreneurship and carving a career path, at the Jobberman Speaker Series.
January 2013 (Barcelona, Spain)
Minku is an exhibitor at the Fall/Winter 2014 Barcelona Fashion Week.
June 18, 2012 (Barcelona, Spain)
Minku collaborates with musician Nneka on collection lookbook.