Folake Akindele Coker is an award-winning fashion designer, a brand founder, and an entrepreneur. She has risen to a respectable feat in the fashion industry due to her ready-to-wear outfits in Nigeria. She is the director of Tiffany Amber.
She’s been a fashion designer for 20 years ago and as such, she has given African Fashion international recognition. Her fashion outfits were showcased at the New York Mercedes Fashion Week. She’s the first African designer to showcase her collections for two consecutive years.
Folake Akindele Coker’s Biography
Folake Akindele Coker was born on the 28th of February, 1974. She was born into the family of the Parakoyi of Ibadan land, Chief Bode Akindele. Her father is the owner of the Mondondola group of companies. He also owns FaireGate Group; a company that deals in property and real estate.
Folake Akindele Coker started her basic education programs in Nigeria before she relocated to the United Kingdom to complete her studies. She earned a Postgraduate degree in Petroleum Law in Switzerland.
Folake Akindele Coker’s Net Worth
Folake Akindele Coker is one of the influential and well-to-do fashion designers in Nigeria. She is a successful fashion designer and her Net Worth is estimated between $1 million to $5 million. She achieved this feat through her fashion career. You can also read our article about Amaka Osakwe another top fashion designer in Nigeria.
Folake Coker’s Age, Height and Weight
Folake Akindele Coker is a 47-year-old fashion entrepreneur. Her height and weight are not known to anyone. We’ll update this section when we know what her weight and height are.
Folake Coker’s Career
Folake Akindele Coker started her fashion career in Nigeria after she completed her master’s degree in Petroleum Law. She is one of the leading forces in the African Fashion World. She learned sewing during her undergraduate days and sewing has always been her hobby. Gradually she mastered the art of sewing because she sews for herself and her friends.
She launched a clothing label known as Tiffany Amber in 1998. During this period, her fashion brand hasn’t got the awareness and publicity it has today. Her fashion brand has a global appeal and her collection has a touch of African Heritage.
Ten years after she launched her fashion brand, she made her first international debut in New York. Her collections catch the fancy of attendees and she’s the first African to showcase her collections in the New York Mercedes Fashion Week.
Her brand has grown through the years. In 2008, she launched two collections through her clothing line which are: TAN by Tiffany Amber and Folake Folarin. In 2014, she launched a Lifestyle brand known as Tiffany Amber Living. Her brand has grown and accelerated all through the years to be an Influential African brand.
Her Marital Status
folake akindele coker was married to a businessman known as Folorunso Coker. She has divorced her husband and her current relationship isn’t known yet. She’s blessed with three children.