School of Business and Economics


Akintola Olubunmi MSc (Loughborough), BSc (Lagos)

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Doctoral Researcher in Information Management

Olubunmi Akintola is a full-time PhD student in the School of Business and Economics at Loughborough University, having joined in October 2019.

He has a multi-disciplinary background, gaining an undergraduate degree in BSc Accounting from the University of Lagos Nigeria, working as an Auditor in Lagos Nigeria and a Master’s degree in MSc Information Management and Business Technology from Loughborough University.

His research focuses on the potential of Blockchain-based identity platforms in improving participation in developing economies.

  • Digital Identity
  • Blockchain Technology
  • Financial Inclusion
  • ICT4D

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