Sarah
Akinola

Co-Founder

The Kosi Agency

Her work has been featured in numerous publications and platforms including The LA Times and MTV.

The Kosi Agency is a small start-up digital agency specialising in social media assets. The Kosi Agency was founded by Sarah and Esther, two sisters with strong creative backgrounds. Sarah is a social media digital creative and cartoonist for The New Yorker with a focus on black representation in art. Her work has been featured in numerous publications and platforms including The LA Times and MTV.

Favourite campaign of 2021 and why?

‘My Love is Black Love’ by Bumble. I appreciated Bumble’s recognition for more representation of black relationships. This was such an effective marketing tool in attracting more black users to the applications.

Person of the year?

Mahaneela on Instagram

Favourite comfort food?

Chicken wings

Film you have watched more times than any other?

Spider-Man – Into The Spiderverse

Song you can’t resist dancing to?

Cameo – Candy

Event you are most looking forward to in the next 12 months?

Our trip to New York