Abel Ekel, Nigerian entrepreneur, helps brands hack their growth and achieve exponential levels of equity and mindshare.

In 2017, PaidTrends, a startup Abel co-founded was selected from 15 global startups for the R/GA Cannes Lions Start-up Academy in France. Just recently, PaidTrends was shortlisted to enter into the Collider Accelerator in Amsterdam.

Abel’s drive for innovation and change earned him a nomination in the Top 35 Under 35 CEO list for young entrepreneurs driving the future of Africa in the year 2014.

He also co-founded Influencerwave, a marketing and advertising company that fosters collaboration between forward-thinking brands and the next wave of Creators, Creatives and Influencers.