Okun Founder
Bola Marquis is the British-Nigerian Founder and Creative Director of ÒKUN an award-winning, Africa-inspired global beachwear brand.  He grew up between Lagos, Nigeria and London, UK and holds a BSC in Chemistry and Management Studies from Imperial College, University of London.
The brand was founded in London in 2012 having left a successful corporate career as a global IT Project Manager at several multinational companies.
ÒKUN represents the distillation of the founder's heritage and pan-African design inspirations, harnessing his creative passions and entrepreneurial drive to create a pioneering and enduring global apparel brand. 
Written by Bola Marquis