Tara Fela-Durotoye, Managing and Creative Directive of House of Tara International, Nigeria Twitter Handle: @taradurotoye Followers: 7,834
One half of Nigerian power couple Fela and Tara Durotoye (husband Fela is featured in our Power Men in Africa list), Tara is Nigeriaâ€™s leading beauty industry pioneer having built the company House of Tara (H.O.T) over the last 13 years. A trained lawyer turned internationally trained make-up artist, Fela-Durotoye pursued her dream of creating a global beauty company, and H.O.T has grown into a franchise with three main lines of business: The Make-Up Studio, The Make Up School and the TARA product line, compromising of beauty products and professional make-up kits. A mother of three boys, Fela-Durotoye is an inspiring role model to women across Nigeria, and is a dedicated advocate for the economic empowerment of women. Her next steps include the international launch of the House of Tara brand.