The opening in Nigeria builds on the agency’s existing strong presence in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Durosaro has more than 20 years of experience in public relations, branding, marketing and advertising.
Before joining Hill+Knowlton, she spent 14 years at energy group Oando, where she held positions as head of corporate comms and chief corporate services officer.
Sconaid McGeachin, CEO of Africa, Middle East and Turkey at Hill+Knowlton Strategies, said: "The key to excellence is to leverage this global experience by recruiting excellent local industry leaders and talent to drive the strategy that Hill+Knowlton has for Nigeria."
Durosaro added: "Nigeria is a land of opportunity for international and local businesses alike, and we will ensure we provide our clients with excellent reputation management and powerful ideas that will deliver tangible impact against their business and communications objectives."
The Hill+Knowlton Strategies global network consists of 88 offices, including key African markets such as Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda.