All American Entertainment Named to Inc. Best Workplaces in 2022. Read more
AAE Named to Inc. Best Workplaces in 2022. Read more
Click to Open Search Bar

Sim Shagaya

Founder & CEO at uLesson Education

REQUEST BOOKING INFORMATION

Sim Shagaya Biography

Sim Shagaya is a Nigerian media and technology entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of uLesson Education Limited - an app built to make education available to learners across Africa. He is the founder and former C.E.O of one of West Africa's largest electronic commerce website Konga.com and founder of E-Motion Advertising - a leading out-of-home media company acquired in 2019 by Loadstad Media. In 2014, he was named in Forbes' list of "10 Most Powerful Men in Africa."

Prior to the establishment of DealDey and Konga.com, Shagaya worked as a banker in South Africa under Rand Merchant Bank. He later moved to Nigeria where he became Google's head for Africa and went on to found a Lagos-based billboard advertising business called E-Motion in November 2005.

In August 2019, Shagaya was invited to and accepted to serve as a member of the Economic Advisory Council of the Executive Governor of his home town, Plateau State, Samuel Lalong. Shagaya was born in Nigeria where he served in the Nigerian Army after completing the Nigerian Military School. He completed most of his education in the US. He is a graduate of George Washington University and Dartmouth College, he also holds an MBA certificate after graduating from Harvard Business School in the early 2000s.

Videos
FAQs
  • HOW TO BOOK Sim Shagaya?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Sim Shagaya for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Sim Shagaya, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Sim Shagaya or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO BOOK Sim Shagaya?

    Booking fees for Sim Shagaya, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Sim Shagaya, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • WHO IS THE AGENT FOR Sim Shagaya?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Sim Shagaya for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Sim Shagaya for your next private or corporate function.
  • WHAT IS A FULL-SERVICE TALENT BOOKING AGENCY?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Sim Shagaya or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Sim Shagaya or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.
Check Availability

Tell us about your event!

During normal business hours, we respond to most inquiries within 4 hours.

Users also viewed these speakers:

This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent, and wish to request removal from this catalog or report an issue with your profile, please click here.

Founder & CEO at uLesson Education

Travels From:
Nigeria
Speaking Fee:

Sim Shagaya Biography

Sim Shagaya is a Nigerian media and technology entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of uLesson Education Limited - an app built to make education available to learners across Africa. He is the founder and former C.E.O of one of West Africa's largest electronic commerce website Konga.com and founder of E-Motion Advertising - a leading out-of-home media company acquired in 2019 by Loadstad Media. In 2014, he was named in Forbes' list of "10 Most Powerful Men in Africa."

Prior to the establishment of DealDey and Konga.com, Shagaya worked as a banker in South Africa under Rand Merchant Bank. He later moved to Nigeria where he became Google's head for Africa and went on to found a Lagos-based billboard advertising business called E-Motion in November 2005.

In August 2019, Shagaya was invited to and accepted to serve as a member of the Economic Advisory Council of the Executive Governor of his home town, Plateau State, Samuel Lalong. Shagaya was born in Nigeria where he served in the Nigerian Army after completing the Nigerian Military School. He completed most of his education in the US. He is a graduate of George Washington University and Dartmouth College, he also holds an MBA certificate after graduating from Harvard Business School in the early 2000s.

Sim Shagaya Videos

  • Revolutionising the Ed-Tech Space - Sim Shagaya, CEO ULesson
    SIM SHAGAYA CEO, ULESSON
  • We Have To Modernize Our Education Curriculum - Sim Shagaya |...
    On this One on One conversation with Plus TV Africa’s Elsie Godwin, Serial entrepreneur, Investor and the founder of uLesson Education - Sim...
  • Four impacts of COVID-19 on African businesses - Sim Shagaya
    On the first edition of TechCabal Live, Big Cabal Media’s CEO Tomiwa Aladekomo speaks with Sim Shagaya, the CEO of uLesson and founder of Konga....

Speaker Lists Featuring Sim Shagaya

FAQs on booking Sim Shagaya

  • How to book Sim Shagaya?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Sim Shagaya for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Sim Shagaya, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Sim Shagaya or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Sim Shagaya?

    Booking fees for Sim Shagaya, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Sim Shagaya, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Sim Shagaya?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Sim Shagaya for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Sim Shagaya for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Sim Shagaya or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Sim Shagaya or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Sim Shagaya is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Sim Shagaya for your event is available upon request. Sim Shagaya generally travels from Nigeria and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Igor Beuker, John Wood, Jeff Jarvis, Karla Ruiz Cofiño and Shama Hyder. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Sim Shagaya for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Sim Shagaya Speaker Videos

  • Revolutionising the Ed-Tech Space - Sim Shagaya, CEO ULesson
    SIM SHAGAYA CEO, ULESSON
    We Have To Modernize Our Education Curriculum - Sim Shagaya | #OneOnOne
    On this One on One conversation with Plus TV Africa’s Elsie Godwin, Serial entrepreneur, Investor and the founder of uLesson Education - Sim Shagaya speaks on the need to modernize our curriculum....
  • Four impacts of COVID-19 on African businesses - Sim Shagaya
    On the first edition of TechCabal Live, Big Cabal Media’s CEO Tomiwa Aladekomo speaks with Sim Shagaya, the CEO of uLesson and founder of Konga. The conversation converges around what startups...
    MEET THE BOSS: SIM SHAGAYA, FOUNDER/CEO ULESSON
    On today's episode of Meet the Boss, We interview the Founder and CEO of of uLesson Mr Sim Shagaya. Mr Sim Shagaya has been in the media and tech space in Nigeria for close to 20yrs, he is often...
  • Sim Shagaya, CEO, Konga.com
    Konga.com's Sim Shagaya talks about how his company will need to rely on Nigeria's postal service to deliver merchandise ordered on his online shopping site as the spending power of citizens...

Tell us about your event!

During normal business hours, we respond to most inquiries within 4 hours.

  • Customized Service

    Our agents find the right fit for your event

  • Unparalleled Database

    Full access to all speakers & celebrities

  • One Stop Shopping

    A reliable and unbiased point of contact

  • Logistics Management

    Your personal Logistics Manager who takes care of all event details

Speakers Similar to Sim Shagaya

This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent, and wish to request removal from this catalog or report an issue with your profile, please click here.

TOP

The 2022 Speaking Industry Benchmark Report