Hakeem joined our team in January 2018 in order to begin learning all aspects of our financial life planning practice including insurance planning (risk management) and financial life planning (retirement, education, tax, and estate planning). He is particularly interested in how our values and principles support all aspects of our business planning and the work with our clients including the emphasis we place on meeting our client’s philanthropic goals and giving back to our community.
Hakeem began his career in banking as a Credit Analyst and has had a wide-ranging career since then including spending ten years working in: investments, retail and commercial banking, microfinance, business development, strategy, and teaching.
He holds a Master’s Degree in Management Entrepreneurship and Innovation (MMIE) from the Smith School of Business at Queen’s University, along with a Certificate in Social Impact from the same university. He also has B.Com. degree from the University of Windsor as well as an undergraduate degree in finance from the University of Ilorin, Nigeria.