Oluseun OnigbindeOluseun Onigbinde




Occupational Information

Occupation: Social Entrepreneur

Position: Lead Partner and co-founder of BudgIT

Professional History

Oluseun Onigbinde is the Lead Partner and co-founder of BudgIT, a civic organization that works  to make public finance data more accessible, transparent and understandable to citizens. Oluseun leads the organisation's strategy development, stakeholder management and fundraising. He is working towards a just, transparent and fair society where every citizen within a community has equal access of information about the fiscal position of their society.

Prior to leading BudgIT, Oluseun worked in two Nigerian financial institutions in areas of business development, strategy and service delivery. He has also worked on federal public administration reform, providing strategic support for the National Assembly Budget and Research Office (NABRO) on data analytics, budget tracking and visualization patterns. In 2015, he helped the International Center for Journalists rethink health journalism in Nigeria.

Oluseun is currently a member of the ONE Africa Policy Advisory Board.  In 2020, The Africa Report named him to the annual Top 50 Disruptors list.


Degree in Engineering from the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
Certificate from Stanford University Graduate School of Business on Social Entrepreneurship
Fellow of the Centre for Democracy and Rule of Law at Stanford University


2018 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow