Olayinka Dosekun-Adjei

John Portman Design Critic in Architecture

Olayinka Dosekun-Adjei is the Creative Director of Studio Contra, an architectural practice based in Lagos, Nigeria working primarily in the West African region with a focus on cultural and residential projects.

Prior to embarking on a career in architecture, Olayinka worked as a financial analyst in London, for Nomura International, in their Debt Capital Management team. She holds a BA in Classics from the University of Oxford (New College) and an M.Arch from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, where she studied as a Kennedy Scholar.

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