September 2020 Designers
Chioma- CEO- Chioma Onukwuire is a D2C Business Analyst by day. Her alter ego is the CEO and founder of CHIMU. Chioma founded CHIMU in order to have African fashion more accessible to the US. She enjoys partnering up with other artisans, attending fashion shows, and creating collections. Her vision is to challenge what it’s mean to be an African fashion brand.
Prashant- Head Designer- Prashant Rao is a Research Engineer by day . At night, he’s Head Designer at CHIMU. He enjoys working on the User Experience(UX) ,digitizing designs, and prototyping collections. Prashant wants to challenge how clothes are made.
We are very transparent in our supply chain, that we tell people the name of the artisans who make our clothes. This ensures that the artisans get more exposure.
Prashant has 9+ patents. Chioma has been on tv and magazines for her designs.