Global Woman Inspirational Award – UK
Eunice Olumide MBE is a Scottish fashion model, actress and curator. She has featured on runways, fashion weeks and high-profile shoots in Japan, Paris, Milan, Barcelona, Poland, Germany, UAE, USA, Africa and the UK.
Eunice has appeared in Dazed & Confused, London Fashion Week Daily, Dansk, Tank, I.D., Luire Magazine Japan, Harpers Bazaar, Hunger, Oyster, Papercut, New York, Bahrain Confidential, WAD Magazine, Retro, InStyle, Fabulous, Italian Vogue and British Vogue.
She has worked with Zandra Rhodes, Myleen Klass, Gio Pomodoro, Caryn Franklin, NKWO, JJ Noki, and designers including Swarovski, Christopher Kane, Jil Sander, Adidas, Evisu, Kswiss, Henry Holland, Jacob Kimmie, Prada, Jean Paul Gaultier, Tom Ford, Alexander Wang, Jacob Birge and Vivienne Westwood.
Olumide has modelled for various fashion brands including Top Shop, Mulberry, Tommy Hilfiger, Ugg, Lee Jeans, Toms, The Body Shop, Alexander Wang, Bunmi Koko, New Look and Harris Tweed.
Olumide is as well a freelance broadcaster, and has appeared on BBC and SKY Televisionreporting on 2012 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 British Academy Scotland Awards (BAFTA Scotland), BAFTA, and the 2013 Screen Nation Awards. In May 2014, she attended Cannes Film Festival and reported live from the event. Olumide interviewed Usain Bolt at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. In 2015, she presented BBC Radio 1’s late night show Music Match.
Olumide featured in several episodes of John Bishop’s Britain and BBC Learning Zone. Olumide produced an exclusive with Vicemagazine’s Andy Capper on his film Reincarnated starring Snoop Dogg (also known as Snoop Lion). In 2014, she did a feature on Andy Murray’s win at Wimbledonwith Judy Murray, and the First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond. Olumide has also interviewed comedians Doc Brown and Stephen K Amos in 2016.
In 2017 she presented for BBC Loop, contributed to the Victoria Derbyshire ShowBBC One, BBC Two and BBC Scotland. Olumide presented the Christmas television special “Scotland’s Treaures” with Muriel Gray. In 2018 she presented a panel for Universal Pictures and The Mobo Awards interviewing Adrian Lester and Josie Rourke, starring Saoirse Ronan.