.What do you know about the highest paid Nigerian Robotics Engineer?
.Young Nigerian Becomes the Highest Paid Engineer of Robotics.
Adekunle did his secondary school in Lagos – Nigeria before proceeding to UK where he studied at the University of the West England, and graduated with a first class graduate in 2013.
In 2018 Adekunle Silas was name “The mane to watch” for his intellectual ability by the Black Hedge Fund Group. Adekunle Silas has gained world recognition ever since graduating.
Currently the CEO of Reach Robotics, the company that developed the world’s first gaming robots, Adekunle Silas have signed a deal with world recognized software manufacturers, Apple Inc.
Silas is also a team leader of Robotics in Schools programme, a programme which encourages and targeted to students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Which is said to make eduction more entertaining.
On releasing the first gaming robots in 2017, which has the special ability customise the gaming bot to perform personalised functions, Mekamon sold about 500 bots, generating $7.5 million at that time according to the Guardian.
He received a lot of support from various organisation including the sum ($10 million) from London Venture Partners and he got a partnership deal with apple which gave him an exclusive sales of Reach robotics in apple store in the same year.
Apple been impressed with this innovation has tagged each “battle-bots” $300 and made in available in its store in US and UK.
In an interview with Forbes Adekunle Silas revealed his success has come from balance and shared ideas.