Mustapha A. Akinkunmi

PhD Economics;
MSc Computer Science

Associate Professor, Accounting and Finance

Dr. Mustapha Abiodun Akinkunmi is a Financial Economist and Technology Strategist.  

He has over twenty-five years of experience in estimation, planning and forecasting using statistical and econometrics methods, with particular expertise in risk, expected utility, discounting, binomial-tree valuation methods, financial econometrics models, monte carlo simulations, macroeconomic, exchange rate modeling. Dr. Akinkunmi has done extensive software development on quantitative analysis of capital markets, revenue and payment gateway, predictive analytics, data science and credit risk management.

He has a record of success in identifying and implementing change management programmes and institutional development initiatives in both public and private sector organizations. He has been in high profile positions as a Consultant, Financial Advisor, Project Manager and Business Strategist to AT&T (Bell Labs), Salomon Brothers, Goldman Sachs, Phibro Energy, First Boston (Credit Suisse First Boston), World Bank and Central Bank of Nigeria. He is an internationally recognized author (Introduction to Strategic Financial Management, May 2013) and leader in demand analysis, specializing in working with very large databases. Furthermore, he has conducted teaching and applied research in areas that include analyses of expenditure patterns, inflation and exchange rate modeling for Manhattan College, Fordham University and American University, Yola, Nigeria.

In 1990, he founded Technology Solutions Incorporated (TSI) in New York, which focused on data science and software application development for clients including major financial services institutions. After ten years of successful operations and rapid growth under Dr. Akinkunmi’s leadership, TSI was acquired by a publicly traded technology company based in the United States of America in a value-creating transaction.

Dr. Akinkunmi was Lagos State Honorable Commissioner for Finance

AUN Courses
  • Security Analysis
  • Corporate Finance
  • Operation Management
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