Finding Sherpas

A series about people who lift as they climb

Created by Niche on Demand studios and Richard Adeshiyan, this docuseries tells the stories of the hidden figures who helped some of the most famous and well-known people make it to the summit of their careers.


Richard Adeshiyan is considered as one of the Godfather’s of Black British publishing and a media influencer.

Starting as a journalist in the 80s at The Voice Newspaper his professional story captures encounters with people globally who became his ‘Career Sherpas’ providing him with an unplanned purpose. From journalist to founding editor of the New Nation newspaper, Richard has launched the careers of many of today’s key Black public figures. He has become a Career Sherpa in his own right following in the footsteps of the Career Sherpas who have come before him