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About Topsy Kola-Oyeneyin

Hi, I am Topsy Kola-Oyeneyin (TKO) and I am passionate about everything digital, empowering young Africans and how effectively marrying both can accelerate economic development and transform African nations. I love to write and my recent book – UNLEASH – provides a blueprint to equip young Africans seize opportunities in this season of rapid transition.

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  • Transformation Agent
  • Advisor to Fortune 500 leaders
  • Experienced Executive, operating businesses in multiple African countries
  • Champion of Digital Financial Services innovation (Payments, Financial inclusion, Agent Banking)
  • Speaker & Published Author

I distill my 20+ years experience advising Fortune 500 and Government leaders into practical principles to achieve your desired results.

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Luck! [Special offer included]

“A lot of people think making money is about luck.  It’s not.  It’s about becoming the kind of person that makes money.” Naval Ravikant, Founder AngelList Given the week we have had in Nigeria, I’m sure we all could all use some inspiration on wealth and happiness! This week,  I’m sharing a reflection on LUCK that I […]

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Make It Easy

“Simplicity is the glory of expression” Walt Whitman, Renowned American Poet My first job out of college was as a Software Engineer with IBM’s Software Group.  However, I never developed a line of code. My specific job title was ‘user-centered engineer’. My role was to help design the user interface of our software products, ensuring they were […]

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Being Memorable

“You never get a second chance to make a first impression” – Will Rogers ‘Topsy, someone is always watching.’ That’s the favorite line of a good friend of mine. He believes that no matter where you are, even in the most isolated part of the world, you should assume that someone is watching – because they […]

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