AMANI SIMPSON is an award-winning social entrepreneur and youth activist. His social enterprise is called Aviard Inspires CIC. It exists to empower young people through personal development, digital media and enrichment opportunities.
He is also the producer and protagonist of the ‘AMANI’ Short Film starring Joivan Wade (The First Purge, Shiro’s Story and Doom Patrol) which amassed 1 million views in 4 days and has been widely acclaimed by both youth and adults. It has now been viewed over 2.8 Million views! Amani is using his lived experience and expertise in youth engagement to transform lives across the country.
Recently, he was named as an Ambassador for the Mayor’s ‘London Needs You Alive’ campaign.