Founder & Principal
Radiance is a serial entrepreneur, award wining creative digital product developer, philanthropist and is an economist by early training.
He is the founder and principal of Thinkshifts Limited, which has operational offices across Abuja, Lagos, and London. Radiance is also a brand consultant with years of experience working with clients across Europe, USA and Africa.
He leads a team of digital designers and software engineers in creating highly valued solutions by turning businesses into brands.
Using his experience in dealing with enterprises in various sectors, Radiance helps those responsible for the future of their businesses to discover, define and deliver products and services that increase customers and brand values.
Due to his disruptive creatives, he has received several Awards home and abroad.
Radiance has a sound proven research background in Digital Design and Branding, MSc. from Brunel University London, UK and Economics from Covenant University, Nigeria.
Felix is an astute business developer who brings in over 20 years of experience, operating businesses and working with the Lagos state government at strategic managerial levels.
He is a graduate of Federal University Of Technology, Minna and has travelled parts of the world adopting profitable business models. He emits light to dark businesses and start-ups with a strong culture of ensuring projects are extraordinary and completed in a timely, efficient and effective manner.
Felix has a robust understanding of how businesses operate (especially in Nigeria) and works at Thinkshifts Limited to provide bespoke solutions to businesses launching out. In his word, "Without a thorough understanding of the local business terrains, investment has excessive risk".
Executive Director, Europe
John is a serial entrepreneur and investor in start-up businesses across Africa, Europe and the United Kingdom. He has previously worked for a tech giant and has been a representative for Samsung, Dell, HP and Sony across Europe, of which he brings in over 17 years of relevant industry experience.
John has a strong willingness and determination to do whatever it takes to get the job done: hard work and seeing through ideation from conception, all through to achieving excellent results.
During his residency in the UK, Europe and USA, he studied IT & Finance, Business & Project Management..
John is an outstanding businessman and mentor to Nigeria’s emerging, budding entrepreneurs. With 17 years in business, he has focused his attention in the IT sector, financial services, real estate and agri-tech. He currently has teams in the UK and Nigeria that manage his several business portfolios across the globe. He is a proud partner and investor of Thinkshifts Limited, overseeing the strategic operations across Europe and USA.
Uyi is a statistician by training, philanthropist and late 20's top serial entrepreneur.
He is a committed director of Thinkshifts Limited with offices operational across Lagos, London & Abuja. A project management consultant with years of experience working with clients across Europe, USA and Africa.
He leads a team of digital designers and software engineers on creating highly valued solutions by turning businesses into brands.
Uyi helps those responsible for the future of their businesses to discover, define and deliver products and services that increase customers and brand values, using his experience in dealing with enterprises in various sectors.
He has a sound and proven research background in Project Evaluation from the University of Leeds, UK and a Statistics with Economics degree from Covenant University, Nigeria.
Dr. Vanja Garaj
Thinkshifts Academy, Lead Instructor
A Senior Lecturer in Design, the Director of Postgraduate Research for Brunel Design and Module Leader for the Professional Design Studio within the MSc Integrated Product Design programme, Vanja holds a PhD in Systems Design (Human Factors) from Brunel University London and a BSc in Product Design from the University of Zagreb, Croatia.
Previously a Programme Director for MSc Digital Design and Branding and Industrial Placements Convenor in the Digital Media Subject Area, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering (ECE) at Brunel, Vanja has lead a range of modules on the subject of digital design at postgraduate and undergraduate levels—covering product, service and graphic design aspects.
His teaching promotes goal-oriented experimentations, while placing emphasis on rigorous design processes and practice-based approach in collaboration with the industry. Vanja has co-ordinated a number of live student brief across design fields, with organisations including Cancer Research UK, NHS, Pan Macmillan, Help for Heroes, Friends of the Elderly, Corney & Barrow, Shell, Ibis and BT.