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Badass Engineers Episode 11!: Dr Nike Folayan & Dr Ollie Folayan!

Badass Engineers Episode 11!

Nike Folayan MBE (PhD, CEng, FIET) | Co-founder AFBE-UK, Chairperson AFBE-UK


Ollie Folayan (PhD, CEng, FIChemE) | Co-founder, Chairman, AFBE-UK, Scotland


I’m SO excited to have the founders of the Association for Black and Minority Ethnic Engineers (AFBE-UK): Dr Nike Folayan MBE (PhD, CEng., FIET) and Dr Ollie Folayan CEng FIChemE joining me for this episode!

AFBE-UK aims to challenge and inspire people of Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) origin to make enhanced contributions in their respective fields, and to add value to their communities using engineering as a platform.


Next & FINAL Episode: Badass Engineers, Episode 12 with Isabella Mascarenhas, VP of RS Grass Roots Education & Navjot Sawhney, Founder of The Washing Machine Project

Catch this episode LIVE on LinkedIn Thursday 6th May, 7:30 pm


About the series

Hi! I’m Shrouk El-Attar and I host BADASS ENGINEERS!

The world has a very specific view of what an engineer looks like and what an engineer does. But, y’all, the engineers I know are nothing like that!

In this 12 part series, I introduce you to some BADASS ENGINEERS in my community, and best of all, they answer; questions!


You can watch the entire series here:

Episode 1 - Bianca Cefalo

Episode 2 - Ying Lan Woh

Episode 3 - Ruth Amos

Episode 4 - Yewande Akinola

Epsiode 5 - Kristen Facciol 

Episode 6 - Dr Merritt Moore

Episode 7 - Laura Kennedy

Episode 8 - Tania Boler

Episode 9 - Professor Danielle George

Episode 10 - Professor Claire Lucas & Fatima Benkhaled

Episode 11 - Dr Nike Folayan & Dr Ollie Folayan!


Hello! My name is Shrouk El-Attar and I’m an Engineer, Belly Dancer, Refugee! I’m the Lead Electronics Engineering Consultant at Shrouk El-Attar Consultancy and my pronouns are She & They