Nancy Adimora

Nancy Adimora

Founder, AFREADA


Nancy Adimora is an award-winning publishing consultant and the founder of OtherStories, a 360° publishing consultancy + studio based between London and Lagos. She is also the founder of AFREADA, an African literary magazine.

Most recently, Nancy worked at HarperCollins Publishers as the Head of Talent & Audience Development. In 2020 she was named a Bookseller Rising Star, and the following year she was listed as one of the 150 most influential people in UK publishing.

Prior to working in publishing, Nancy started her career with the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association.

She holds an MSc in Leadership and International Development with the African Leadership Centre at King's College London, and a Bachelor in Laws from Queen Mary, University of London.


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