CEO: Iwuagwu Cynthia
Nigeria – Aqua7 Biography
Aqua7 is a Nigerian clothing brand based in Lagos, Nigeria. The company was registered in 2013 but had its root dated back to 2008, Aqua7 originally started as Aqua7retail where we sold other brands, the goal was always to launch our own designs and see people love and wear them. Aqua7clothing which is known to cater to both women and girls is your everyday clothing line, and Aqua7luxe is our ready to wear-runway with more flair and creativity.
The Creative Director who is also the CEO of the brand, Iwuagwu Cynthia has been designing for a long time, she started with designing for herself then family and friends. As a little girl she was always intrigued by fashion and style, making sketches of dresses she would prefer to wear, as much as she designs for all style, she loves the modern classic.
She studied the Business of Fashion at the University of Arts, (London College of Fashion) for a summer, studying fabrics, styling, fashion marketing and entrepreneurship, fashion visuals, fashion journalism which spanned between London & Paris. She has a Bsc in Industrial Microbiology from the Federal University of Technology Owerri, Nigeria and currently studying for her masters in Project Management from the University of Roehampton, London.
She has worked in the hospitality sector (Eko Hotels & suites) and also with strong roots in the Oil and Gas sector, working for Aiteo group Subsidiary companies.