Nimi Akinkugbe is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Bestman Games Ltd. In December 2012 her company launched the City of Lagos Edition of Monopoly, the first African city edition of Hasbro's world famous board game. Subsequently, the Nigerian Centenary Edition of Monopoly was launched in February 2014.
Prior to this, Nimi enjoyed a successful banking career spanning 23 years during which she served as General Manager and Head, Private Banking at Stanbic IBTC Plc, Director Stanbic IBTC Asset Management, and subsequently as Regional Director (West Africa) and Chief Country Officer for the Wealth & Investment Management Division of Barclays Bank.
Achieving financial security ranks as a major source of anxiety and Nimi seeks to empower people regarding their finances. Through articles, speaking engagements, television and radio appearances, social media, the Monopoly Board Game and her book The “A – Z of Personal Finance”, she offers frank, practical insights to create greater public awareness and understanding of personal finance and wealth management issues in an engaging way.
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