Shola is a Finance Manager currently working on the USAID Feed the Future Knowledge, Data, Learning, and Training (KDLT) project to assist the director of operations with managing budgets. As needed, Shola serves on the business development team and supports the CFO by completing research assignments for Bixal’s USAID contracts.
Shola graduated BBA Cum Laude with a degree in accounting and finance from Baruch College, New York CIty. He is also a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York. Before working with Bixal, Shola managed contracts and grants on USAID-funded projects. As a near-native speaker of French, he went overseas to manage Finance, Operations and Accounting on USAID projects in sub-Saharan French-speaking African countries. Furthermore, being a Certified Public Accountant has allowed him to manage accounting and finance headquarters for several D.C., U.S.-based, and international organizations. When he is not busy working, Shola enjoys reading newspapers, watching soccer and all things French.