Funlola is an investment professional with interests that lie at the intersection of technological innovation, climate change, and emerging markets. Funlola currently serves as Investment Manager at McKnight where he helps steward the foundation’s $3 billion endowment and $500+ million impact investing portfolio. Funlola also serves as Africa Advisor at Concordia, where he co-founded Concordia Africa, and focuses on implementing programs and social-impact driven public-private partnerships.
Yav dhau los, Funlola tau ua tus Thawj Coj Ua Lag Luam ntawm CDP, ib lub koom haum tsom mus rau ib puag ncig, kev sib raug zoo, thiab kev tswj hwm (ESG) kev koom ua ke rau hauv kev lag luam nyiaj txiag. Raws li tus thawj coj ua lag luam, nws tau qhia cov tuam txhab nyiaj txiag thiab cov neeg txhawb nqa nyiaj txiag ntawm kev siv nyiaj txiag ruaj khov thiab kev pheej hmoo peev, thiab cov hauv kev cuam tshuam txog huab cua, dej tsis txaus, thiab cov khoom muag muag deforestation.
Funlola’s civic and nonprofit activities include board service at the Science Museum of Minnesota, Nexus Community Partners, the Land Institute, and the Advisory Board for Entrepreneurship at Cornell University. He was recognized as an Emerging Leader at the Atlantic Dialogues in Marrakech and has been as a Bush Leadership fellow from the Bush Foundation. Funlola earned a Master of Arts degree from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University.