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Nii Sackey

Nii Sackey is the Chief Executive of Bigga Fish, which he founded in 1999 when he was just 21 years old.


Bigga Fish is a not-for-profit social enterprise and an educator in events and marketing management for creative 14 to 21 year olds. Bigga Fish has delivered over 48 large scale events and festivals, over 5400 hours of music, events and enterprise workshops, and works to address the significant problem of the lack of resources and opportunities for inner city youth across the UK. 


Nii has and continues to advise a range of individuals, institutions and bodies on youth culture, education, emerging media and entrepreneurship.


Nii also sits on the board for The Mayors Culture Advisory Group and the Artichoke Trust.

Follow on Twitter @niibiggagwop or @biggafish



"The day was superb, and although full of plenty of deep thinking, it also had a very relaxed and welcoming feel to it." - Dominic Wyse, Professor of Early Childhood and Primary Education
"Well done for the Festival. The sessions I attended were excellent!" - Andy Smart, Publishing Consultant, The Independent    
I found LFE a truly inspiring occasion. It had lively, stimulating and relaxing environment where all the participants were able to enjoy the enriching festival activities, at the same time adding to their knowledge the experiences of different aspects of education.- Kausar Ali, Teacher and Contributor
"...Both ourselves and our very passionate group of students so much valued being part of and contributing to such a superb and stimulating event...such a buzz and such a creative and thought provoking buzz seemed to be everywhere and we really felt the benefit." - Paul Morall, Chickenshed
"...the Festival was absolutely fantastic. It was lively, stimulating, imaginative and fun. My own regret is not being able to attend all the sessions. Congratulations. What an achievement." - Anne Nicholls, Communications and PR consultant, AN Communications