Funfere Koroye

  • Design Engineer
  • Lagos, Nigeria


My name is Funfere koroye and i would like to work for you and with you. As an Industrial designer and product developer, i am tasked to design, plan and develop industrial, commercial or consumer products for mass manufacture with particular emphasis on ergonomic factors, marketing considerations and innovative advancements.

In conclusion i prepare designs and specifications of products, both virtual and physical, to help businesses reach their customers more efficiently. My skillset spans across several industries which include but not limited to FMCG, Fintech, Food, Footwear and Furniture.

With over 4 years of experience under my belt, I am currently looking to gain more full-time experience in anyway that i can to improve my knowledge on the workings of innovative companies from a branding, manufacturing, advertising and development point of view.


Trintity Internal College, Lagos, Nigeria (2001 – 2004)
British International School, Lagos, Nigeria (2004 – 2007)


The Academy of Art University, San Francisco, California (2007 – 2008)
Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia (2008 – 2011)
The Domus Academy, Milan, Italy (2012 – 2013)
Accademia Riaci, Florence, Italy (2013 – 2014)


IGCSE O levels (2004 – 2006)
IGCSE A levels (2006 – 2007)
BA in Industrial Design (2008 – 2011) 
MFA in Product Development (2012 – 2013)
Diploma in Footwear Manufacturing (2013 – 2014)


Product Design
Product Branding
Product Innovation
Product Advertising
Product Prototyping
Product Engineering
Product Development


Sneaker Design
Furniture Design
Appliance Design
Packaging Design
Motorcycle Design
Sustainable Design
Humanitarian Design


Design Intern: Fuel Skate Shop (2010)
Apprenticeship: Roberto Ugolini (2013)
Sneaker Design: J.V.P Melbourne (2014)
Packaging Development: Sokolad (2015)
Beverage Design: Wilsons Lemonade (2015)
Design Lab Tech: Day Waterman College (2015)
Product Development: African Basketball League (2017)


Junior Designer: JUMP (2012)
Freelance Design: FK Lab (2013)
Senior Designer: Thandos (2016)
Footwear Developer: Keexs (2016)
Phone Designer: Tecno Mobile (2016)
Chief Design Officer: Nupe Project (2017)
Head of Research & Design: Sponge Design (2018)


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