THIS IS MINKU.
Founded as a leather goods company 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, all within the creative sphere.
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 Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter 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 4, 2016
Minku listed in Huffington Post as one of 5 African luxury brands you should know.
June 1, 2016 (Fontainebleau, FR)
Minku founder addresses INSEAD Business School MBA students on a moderated panel on Entrepreneurship.
April 9, 2016 (Lagos, Nigeria)
Minku fifth anniversary pop-up store held at Stranger concept store, Lekki, Lagos.
August 24, 2015 (London, UK)
Minku founder addresses the Commonwealth's Virtual Currencies Working Group on guidelines for the adoption of virtual currencies in Commonwealth member states.
November 24, 2014 (Philadelphia, USA)
Minku founder on Wharton Africa Business Forum (WABF) discussion panel: Manufacturing: From Asian Tiger to African Lion?
November 21, 2014 (Marrakech, Morocco)
Minku founder is a speaker at the Consumer Needs plenary session at the 2014 Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), an initiative of the Obama administration.
July 1 - 4, 2014 (Barcelona, Spain)
Minku participation in the Spring/Summer 2015 edition of the 080 Barcelona Fashion Week pop-up exhibition in Hospital Sant Pau.
February 4, 2014 Minku founder named as one of Forbes' 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs in Africa. [view]
January 27 - 31, 2014 (Barcelona, Spain)
Minku participation in the pop-up exhibition of the 080 Barcelona Fashion Week - Autumn/Winter 2015 edition, held in El Born Centro Cultural.
November 2013 (Lagos, Nigeria)
Minku founder addresses Jobberman Nigeria employees on entrepreneurship and carving a career path, during the bimonthly Jobberman Speaker Series.
January 28 - 31, 2013 (Barcelona, Spain)
Minku participation as an exhibiting vendor at the Showroom of the 080 Barcelona Fashion Week, Fall/Winter 2014 edition. Venue: DHUB, Barcelona.
June 18, 2012 (Barcelona, Spain)
Minku collaborates with German-Nigerian musician, Nneka on collection lookbook.