Noella Ekezie

Founder and Design Leader at Ellae Agency

Noella Ekezie is the Founder and Design Leader at Ellae, the foremost and award-winning integrated creative, brand, digital and marketing communications agency in Lagos, Nigeria. At Ellae, her design and brand building expertise have seen her execute projects for both Fortune 500 companies and challenger brands. She established, in 2016, the Designers Arise platform (, the No. 1 talent showcase platform for creative professionals across Africa.

Noella Ekezie has received global recognition and awards for groundbreaking work, including Gold and Silver awards at the 2016, 2017 and 2018 editions of the annual Transform Brand Awards Middle East and North Africa (MENA) held in Dubai, UAE.