Afrikan Woman – Akosua Afriyie – Kumi

Our Afrikan woman leveraged on her fashion degree from Kingston University and her passion to create sustainable jobs within Africa to birth her luxury bag brand which has caught the attention of ELLE, Vogue , Essence etc…

Did she start big? No,she went through the entrepreneurial journey which involved networking with local artisans,effective communication of her brand and prioritized ethical fashion.

Akosua is committed to developing skills of her team members while maintaining the spirit and identity of her motherland,Ghana. In spite of her success,she still sees to the excellent finishing of her products by being a part of every process of production. Akosua has introduced an initiative that presents decent opportunity for refugee artisans who deliver remarkably beautiful interior decor pieces with raw materials sourced from Ghana.Akosua deserves enough recognition today and every other day. Keep up the good work,Akosua. The African community is proud of you and is cheering you on.