Working to simplify budgets and public finance documents to strengthen the capacity of citizens to hold governments accountable.
Oluseun Onigbinde is co-founder and lead partner at BudgIT, an organization focused on data transparency and increasing access to public finance information to strengthen the capacity of citizens to hold governments accountable. He believes that in a democracy, every responsible citizen has the right to know how resources are being expended to develop and deliver public infrastructure and services. BudgIT serves as a bridge, using creative approaches (such as interactive infographics) to share public sector budget information with citizens. Oluseun left a career in banking to co-found BudgIT. He received his bachelor’s degree in engineering from the Federal University of Agriculture in Nigeria.
Biography current as of 2018-2019 program year