co-Founder and Creative Director at Kugali Media
Hamid Ibrahim is a co-Founder and CEO at Kugali Media, a visual entertainment company that focuses on African storytelling.
Kugali became the first company to close a deal with Disney animation to create an animation in its 100 years. Kugali is also an official Snapchat lens creator in the augmented reality field, its AR experiences have has been used by over 75 85 million people so far.
Hamid has experience in the highest levels of visual entertainment in Hollywood with creative work for blockbusters like The Lion King (2019), Dumbo (2019), The Predator (2018), The Darkest Minds (2018), Dolittle (2020).
Recently, Hamid alongside Kugali co-founders Ziki and Tolu conceived the creative vision for the futuristic world of the animated series Iwaju, a Walt Disney Animation Studios production.
Hamid Ibrahim is committed to drive African visual media forward to internationally-adjacent levels of quality and ultimately to become industry leaders.