Nancy Adimora is the Talent and Audience Development Manager at HarperCollins Publishers and works across the business to help attract new authors and reach new readers from diverse communities across the UK. She is also the Founding Editor of AFREADA, an African literary magazine. Originally from Nigeria, her interest in African stories and innovation led her to join the TEDxEuston organising team, where she spent five years managing strategic partnerships.
Nancy has also worked as an independent consultant, with companies including Twitter and the Royal African Society. Prior to working in publishing, Nancy started her career with the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association.
She holds an MSc in Leadership and International Development with the African Leadership Centre at King’s College London, and a Bachelor in Laws from Queen Mary, University of London.