Last week, I did a short video on a major part of my stock picking strategy. You can watch the video on YouTube
The link I mentioned in the video is http://vip.urbizedge.com/economy
Also, I got featured the front page of a national newspaper – National Economy. It’s a business newspaper and below is the extract of the pages I was featured on.
And the text of the featured article is:
To say that Michael Olafusi is a world-class financial modeler would be stating the obvious. What is not obvious yet is that within a few short years he’ll be counted among the first tier in his chosen field which cuts across, finance, data analysis, and programming. Here is why:
Michael Olafusi is a Financial Modeler and Business Data Analysis specialist. He is a certified Advanced Financial Modeler (AFM). He is a 5 times Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP); the first Nigerian to have the Microsoft Excel MVP award from Microsoft and was the only one in Africa for 4 years. He is a financial analysis fellow with a private equity firm that focuses on francophone West Africa, Brightmore Capital. He is also one of the very few Nigerians that are financial modeling and valuation experts on Toptal, the global leading C-level freelance network, carrying out financial valuation and analysis for companies across the world.
He is the founder of UrBizEdge, a data analysis training, and solutions company that is into training and is a vendor to Vodacom, MainOne, Arik Air, ATC, Promasidor, Green Energy International Limited, EatN’Go, Ikeja Electric, Enyo Retail and many other major companies in Nigeria.
He and his team have built many industry-first like a stock market chatbot for easy access to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and macroeconomic data on Facebook and Telegram. Excel chatbot for easy engaging learning of Microsoft Excel, live interactive dashboards for Nigerian financial markets, and a Microsoft Excel app for easy access to Nigerian economic data in Microsoft Excel.
He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate Business Reporting (MCSA BI Reporting) expert. He is a Chartered Stockbroker in Nigeria (ACIS) and the UK (ACISI). He is currently doing a Master in Financial Engineering (MScFE). He has an MBA from the University of Nicosia, Cyprus, a B.Eng in Electrical Electronics from the Federal University of Technology Akure, and a Diploma in Stress Management from Stonebridge Associated Colleges, UK. Michael is a professional speaker and trainer. Prior to becoming a full-time consultant, he worked as the Service Delivery Manager for 21st Century Technologies, Business and MIS analyst for Comviva – Airtel Africa CRBT Operations, and a BSS Engineer for Nokia Siemens Networks.
He is addicted to business/financial data analysis and enterprise solutions development. He enjoys swimming, and reading and already published three books – a novel, a bestselling book on Microsoft Excel for busy professionals, and another bestseller on Business Intelligence with management dashboards via Power BI.