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Ecobank

The future is pan-African.
The building of a truly home-grown multinational brand.

We have been Ecobank’s principal brand communications partner since 2008, helping to build this iconic African brand as the bank continues to expand.

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Wari

Window to your world. African technology takes on the world through interactivity.

Wari, the leading mobile money transfer provider in Senegal, came to us to capture its technological capabilities and to extend the brand’s offer as it grows its global footprint.

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Eleni

Proven pioneer.
How building markets transforms lives in Africa.

We worked with Dr Eleni Gabre-Madhin to create eleni LLC, the pioneering commodity exchange consultancy that effects real transformation in new African markets and beyond.

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New World Nigeria

How changing global perceptions resulted in over US$300 million foreign direct investment.

By challenging international perceptions of Nigeria, we helped enable the Bank of Industry to better promote Nigerian trade, investment and cultural exchange.

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Grid Petroleum

Fuel the life you lead. Competition through local content fuels aspirations.

Grid Petroleum, a new downstream oil-marketing supplier, approached us to help them create a brand with standout that would differentiate them in a buoyant market of many competitors.

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Batonga Foundation

Transforming Africa.
One girl at a time.

Focused on funding and supporting girls from secondary through to higher education in Africa, the Batonga Foundation came to us to help them revitalise their brand.

Brand Communications signs new contract extension with Ecobank, Africa’s largest bank

Brand Communications, a leading communications firm focused on Africa, has signed a new three-year contract extension with Ecobank, Africa’s largest pan-African bank. This is the third time that Ecobank has extended its partnership with Brand Communications since the institution started working with the agency in 2008. When the relationship between Ecobank and Brand Communications began, …

Go where you’re celebrated, not tolerated

Femi Oyetunji is the Managing Director of Continental Re, Africa’s largest private reinsurer. But he is far from the archetypal CEO. His amiable manner and words of wisdom struck a chord with the Brand Communications team when he stopped over in London. “Go where you’re celebrated, not tolerated,” he said, during a shoot for Continental …

Genesis Energy Lights up London

Akinwole Omoboriowo II, Chairman and CEO of Genesis Energy is committed to the vision of lighting up Africa, one community at a time. And that is the message he took to London in June, when he unveiled Genesis Energy’s new brand identity at the 2016 Africa Energy Forum. “We believe that bringing electric power to …

Brand Communications expands Francophone team with new hire from France, Violaine Lemasson

Brand Communications, a leading communications firm focused on Africa, has expanded it’s branding and communications team by bringing in Violaine Lemasson as an Account Manager leading on various clients in Francophone Africa.

At Brand Communications, Violaine will work with a range of pan-African clients including Ecobank Group, Continental Reinsurance, Wari, Digital Afrique Telecom and Pétro Ivoire. Violaine recently worked with the Côte d’Ivoire embassy in London to launch their new website.

Brand Communications Group opens first office in Francophone Africa (Côte d’Ivoire), expanding locations to four

Abidjan, London, 28 June 2016 – Brand Communications Group, a leading communications firm focussed on Africa, has opened its first office in Francophone Africa. The move increases the number of Brand Communications offices from three to four.

The office in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, will be led by Brand Communications Group Country Manager, Yvan Guéhi. Yvan reports directly to Founder and Managing Director of Brand Communications Group, Terhas Asefaw Berhe. Yvan has been with the company for seven years.

Vibe Radio on air in Abidjan

Lagardère Active, a member of media conglomerate Lagardère Group, entrusted Brand Comunications with the launch of its new Côte d’Ivoire radio station, Vibe Radio a year after Vibe Radio Senegal. To celebrate the kick-off, Brand Communications organised a press conference and an exclusive VIP party in a premium location in Abidjan on November 19th.