Obi Asika

Obi Asika


Co-Founder, Social Media Week (SMW)

Obi Asika is an entrepreneur and soft power advocate focused on the possibilities that the creative and cultural industries offer for Nigeria, Africa and the global black Diaspora.
Obi Asika is the Founder of Iba Ajie, a creative and innovation hub in Onitsha, Founder, Cabal entertainment, he is also the co-founder of Social Media Week Lagos, one of the largest new media and technology conferences in Africa. Obi has been involved in promoting and enabling opportunities in the technology, sports, media and entertainment industries in Nigeria and beyond for decades. He has been Executive Producer for global events, major global tv franchises and festivals including, Fifa U20 World Cup 1999, CAF Nations Cup 2000, Big Brother Nigeria 2006, Dragons Den Nigeria, 2007, The Apprentice Africa 2008, Naija Sings 2009-2012, Calabar Festival 2008 & Calabar Rocks Tv Series 2008, Vodafone Icons Ghana, 2011, Soccerex West Africa 2012, SMWLagos 2012-present to name a few.