Teresa Nanjala Lubano. Is a Bachelors of Arts Degree holder in Design from the University of Nairobi. Teresa is the creative mind that drives shopnanjala.com; an online shop for Brand Design, Gifting and Gardening. The hybrid design + e-commerce platform based in Nairobi, curates creativity, urban gardening and supports small- medium artisan/crafts enterprises. Her vision is to harness the power of technology to foster innovation and economic inclusion for all Artisans/Designers in Kenya.
Teresa is also the Creative Director for Seven Brands Kenya. She leads the Seven team in crafting compelling strategies for brands in the African market. Having worked for over a decade in Kenya’s leading agencies, she brings a wealth of expertise in creative design, experiential marketing and consumer engagement ideation for Seven’s clients.
Her responsibilities include managing brands, strategic thinking, brand strategy proposal writing, directing photography shoots, and advertising and digital design concepts for both commercial as well as social enterprise projects.
Teresa has garnered experience working for strong brands such as Masoko & Blaze by Safaricom, Coca-Cola, Lipa na Mpesa, Raiser Resource Group, NIC Bank, Salama Fikira, Nestle, Unilever, Haco Industries, DT Dobie (Mercedes, Jeep and Nissan) to name but a few. Teresa joins the OWIT Nairobi board as Vice President in charge of Programs