Teriy-Severo KIIZA, Esquire professionally known as Teriy Keys, Esq. [aka Smurfie Syco] is a multi-award winning Artist, Music executive and Businessman / Social investor.
As the Founder of R.O.A.D. GROUP OF COMPANIES his clients have ranged from Dizzee Rascal to Tottenham Hotspur Football Foundation who also serves as Global Brand Manager for Goldgenie the world’s premiere brand in Entertainment and Luxury customisation of products in 24ct Gold, Platinum and/or embellishment of Diamonds as seen on the BBC’s Dragon Den.
As Smurfie Syco, Teriy toured extensively, playing in front of hundreds of thousands of fans including opening for Dizzee at BBC Radio 1 Weekender, Lovebox Festival, Ibiza Rocks and Glastonbury selling over 50,000 of SMURFIESYCO.COM – CD. After years out of formal education he then later went on to pursue further education to graduate a Bachelor of Science at University of East London and a Masters of Science – summa cum laude Birkbeck, University of London.
In 2013, and again 2016; Teriy Keys was short-listed in Music Week magazine’s publication for the “30 under 30” best of the rest most influential music industry executives for work under R.O.A.D. Entertainment. In 2014, Teriy Keys was award with Freedom of the City of London by Her Majesty, The Queen and granted the use of the title Esquire, stylised ‘Teriy Keys, Esq.’ Recent recipients of this title include Dame Judi Dench, Annie Lennox and Morgan Freeman.