Advertisers’ Association of Nigeria (ADVAN) is the only association in Nigeria which represents the collective interests of ‘Advertisers’ (Corporate organizations that engage in high level marketing).

ADVAN was founded in 1992, to advance the interest of the marketing Industry in Nigeria by spearheading and ensuring global best practices as well as facilitating collaborative partnerships with relevant stakeholders.

Today ADVAN is a strong voice of over 70 of the biggest organisations in Nigeria representing over 200 brands with an annual marketing spend of well over N200 Billion.

ADVAN is a member and on the Executive Council of the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA), a body of global brands and marketing associations in over 60 countries of the world.


The ADVAN Pillars

Visionary Thought Leadership –ADVAN is at the lead in influencing necessary change in the nation’s marketing space.

Knowledge Sharing and Capacity Building– Our Learning platforms are equipped to provide superior learning for members.

Stakeholder Engagement– Through our various stakeholder engagements we influence Industry policies.

Data, Research and Insight– We take the lead in advocating for the needed information to   aid effective planning.