" Thank you for visiting! Active Budgeter grew out from wanting to experience financial freedom and to empower others to manage their money effectively. Understanding the financial basics, helps to build a strong foundation no matter your background. Money should be an exciting topic and regardless of you being a student, employee or business owner you can create wealth. Being open about personal finance can help to improve the way you spend, manage and see your money." - Abiola, Founder

Currently working at one of the world’s global leading firm with previous experience┬á at Google and the London Business School. She has worked and studied in Singapore, Malaysia and Shanghai which showcases her global mindset. Graduating from a Business programme (Beijing) in conjunction with LSE and Tsinghua University which is ranked 25 in the world’s top university list, she is on a mission to promote global excellence.

Here are some of the activities Abiola has been involved in:
  • Currently completing CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Investments Foundation Qualification
  • Certified Financial Education Instructor (CFEI) . This international recognised qualification is designed around the Framework for Teaching Personal Finance at a high standard
  • Received award for Best New Money Blog 2017 sponsored by Experian by the UK Money Bloggers Association
  • ┬áNominated as one of the 50 2019 EMpower Ethnic Minority Future Leaders in the UK, Ireland, Europe, United States and Canada
  • Featured in BBC and the Times and met with Miriam Gonzalez, wife of Nick Clegg
  • Completed a Code First Professional Coding Course and built this site (interesting fact!)
  • Diaspora Changemaker Alumni sponsored by Comic Relief
  • Previous UpRising Board member encouraging young people to develop their professional skill sets
  • Invited to Queen Young Leaders ceremony at the Canadian High Commission and met John Major (former UK Prime Minister ) Gordon Campbell (Canadian High Commissioner) and John Spence CBE (QE II Diamond Jubilee Trust Treasurer)