234 Media

Joburg | Kingston | Lagos

Dayo Ogunyemi

Dayo is an entrepreneur and investor. After a decade of experience in music, finance, law and consulting in New York, he moved to Lagos to help restructure Nollywood - Nigeria's film industry. He has spent the last 15 years working in the media, entertainment and technology spaces in Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa, successfully pioneering theatrical distribution in East and West Africa for independent and arthouse films like Viva Riva, the award-winning Congolese noire, the Bob Marley biopic, and The Artist, best picture Oscar winner.

Paul Bucknor

Paul is an investor and film producer. Classically trained in drama, he moved to the business side of film, working in Europe as a pre-sales executive and marketing consultant for major studios. In 1995, he assembled a consortium to buy out London’s iconic Electric Cinema. The same year, he co-produced and wrote the original story for The Full Monty which earned nominations for 4 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and won for Best Score. After a brief spell in Hollywood, he moved to Kingston to help develop the emerging digital film industry in Jamaica.

Debo Olatunde

Debo is an entrepreneur with extensive experience in the media and technology spaces. A seasoned team leader, he has managed creative and technology development projects in 8 countries and three continents. His combination of technical, creative and communication skills has kept him in demand from leading technology and media companies to drive digital strategy and execution.