Damilola Solesi, is the CEO/ Creative Diretor of SMIDS Animation Studios, a fast rising computer animation and creative production company based in Lagos.

She grew up watching cartoons and became a gamer at the age of seven and dreamt of being a game programmer. It was not until she saw the first Pixar Animations Studio movie, Toy Story that she knew Animation was what she was born to do.
Dami is a graduate of computer science from the Bowen University in Nigeria and the CEO of SMIDS Animation Studios a company she founded. She is also one of the winners of the federal government initiated “YOUTH ENTERPRISE WITH INNOVATION IN NIGERIA” Award and has worked on several 3d animation projects.