Nnena Nwakodo


“I feel instantly connected to the ethos of Upswing and looking forward to getting involved with elevating the craft of digital communications.”

An experienced producer, Nnena’s diverse range of work includes television commercials, branded content, music videos and short films. At Bartle Bogle Hegarty, Nnena has produced television and online content for several global brands including Burger King, Tesco, Audi, Mentos, Absolut, Volkswagen and Samsung. In 2019, Nnena joined Bartle Bogle Hegarty’s in-house production company, Black Sheep Studios where she produced some of her proudest work including Absolut Vodka Pride Film and The Photographers Gallery Portrait Films which previewed on Nowness. She also produced the 2019 London Fashion Week x Justice 4 Grenfell stunt casting many celebrities to participate including Adwoa Aboah and Emilie Sandé. Earlier this year, Nnena produced a large-scale production for Mentos with production taking place in South Africa. Nnena is also a co-founder of unsigned, an exhibition to promote unsigned and diverse photographers, illustrators and filmmakers on the creative industries radar.