Young Ones Student Awards

The Young Ones competition is one of the most acclaimed advertising, interactive and design student competitions. It has a tradition of excellence dating back to 1986.

2021 Young Ones Jury

Adebola Adegbulugbe

Deputy Creative Director

Insight Publicis


Adebola is a passionate creative with many years creating award winning marketing communications solutions that connect with today’s consumer. She started her career in 2008 as a copywriter with the leading advertising company in Nigeria, Insight Communications now Insight Publicis, part of Publicis Worldwide. Until very recently she was one of the major creative minds driving the success at Leo Burnett, Lagos. In her over 12 years of working with top brands, Adebola has had the opportunity to create ground-breaking work for local and global brands like Heineken, Amstel Malta, MTN, Nestle, Cadbury, Nivea, to name a few.

Adebola has long been a champion for equal representation and in recognition of her work, was recognized as a future creative leader in 2017 by Cannes Lions and selected as a See It Be It delegate. In March 2019, The Dots, UK, recognized her as one of the 100 female trailblazers defining the creator landscape globally. Adebola strongly believes that creativity has the power to change human behaviour and most importantly, when her clients win, she has won too.

In addition to her duties as Deputy Creative Director at insight Publicis, she is mentor to a network of young women and parent to two amazing teenagers and a ridiculously cute Lhasa. She also has an insane obsession for South Korean historical dramas.




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