Ninah Nimi Briggs
University of Lagos – BES BArch
University of East London, Stratford, UK – MSc Architecture
Kingston University, Surrey, UK – Professional Practice
On graduating from Unilag he started his career by serving (NYSC) and later working at Habitat Associates (Abuja) before transiting to the United Kingdom where post-college he joined and rose to become the first black Associate in the then 45-year history of English giant Broadway Malyan (London office). With a diversity of projects to his involvement and credit – including the SHARD (by Renzo Piano) he was years later headhunted by global giant HOK International Ltd. (London office). As a Design Lead and Associate at HOK he participated in a diversity of global briefs and concluded his Part 3 (RIBA) in the process. On returning to Nigeria, he has continued to provide consultancy services working at Deckard Tyler Limited (Abuja), involved in a very broad portfolio of development and infrastructure interventions.