About Us

Creating Beautiful Smiles

Founded by 2 young Cameroonians, Ikedi is a company that aims to highlight the talents of Africans and extend the African know-how.

IKEDI is a platform, which ease the search for afro hairstylists, barbers and make up artist. On one hand users can find beauty experts in their surroundings and on the other hand beauty experts have the opportunity to find new clients and make consistent money.

IKEDI allows a safe and secure ground for both parties to work together.

Ornella Sonia E.

Head of PR, Branding and Marketing

Ornella Sonia E. Is a young Cameroonian entrepreneur who was born, partly raised in cameroon and grew up in Germany. With a bachelor degree in communication and philosophy, Ornella specializes in PR and Marketing. She is multilingual, speaks french, english, spanish, German and loves to travel.



Maxime Djongoué


Maxime Djongoué is a 27-year-old Cameroonian student in electrical engineering, more specifically in the field of robotics. He is also an entrepreneur and the co-founder of the ikedi.net platform. He grew up in West Africa, particularly in Bamako, Mali. Since a young age, he was interested in having a positive impact around him and in the world. Therefore, because of his studies and work, he is also involved as a volunteer in his university association to contribute to the integration of foreign students in the city of Darmstadt.





Gaëtan Pandji


Gaëtan Pandji is 26 years old. He is a student in electrical and computer engineering at the technical university in Darmstadt. Since his arrival in Germany the advancement of the African community is important for him. He is involved in the football team “SV Kamerun Darmstadt” as active player and general secretary(for 2 years). He also actively took part on a radio in Darmstadt to discuss African themes. Added to this he organizes orientation sessions for new Cameroonian students in Darmstadt.