During his professional career, Yemi has evolved from a dancer to choreographer, director and producer. Today he is one of the most wanted creative authors – he worked for several years with American rapper and superstar Kanye West, with whom he created dozens of concerts, & tours around the globe, including shows like Saturday Night Live, or VMAs.
Yemi has worked for clients such as Mercedes – Benz, Google, T-Mobile, or Coca-Cola, but also produces his own projects. Teniskology (a multi-day european sneaker festival), Ynspirology (an arts, music and inspiration festival focused on Generation Y) and Cycles (disruptive, highly artistic immersive theatre).
Non-profit organization Dance Academy Prague, which he founded in 2009, provides dance training to a diverse pool of talent in need, with various degrees of experience.
As a performer, Yemi acted in several film productions: as are Chronicles of Narnia II – Prince Caspian, or Unfaithful Klara (Italy, 2009). Most recently, he appeared in American TV show The World’s Best aired on CBS as one of the international judges.
As speaker he took place in TEDx community presenting his original approach to the Millennial Generation, he is a featured speaker of Aspen Institute CE and also presents his keynote speech in the Singularity Summit. Under foundation of the former Czech President Vaclav Havel, Yemi participated on creation of educational video series about human rights today used at high schools across the country.
Yemi sits on the advisory board of Slovak Telekom & Czech T-Mobile since 2017 and is newly member of the 2019 Class of Henry Crown Fellowship within the Aspen Global Leadership Network at the Aspen Institute USA. Additionally, Yemi works with disadvantaged children throughout the world (Indonesia, India, Czech Republic) for most of his life.