Why Financial Advisors of Color MatterAnchin in the NewsFebruary 10, 2021
Managing Director of Anchin’s TAS group, Olamide (Lami) Ajibesin was quoted in this piece speaking to the importance of diversity in the financial services industry.
Financial advisors of color also matter because financial advisors can play a part in reducing the racial wealth gap, said Olamide Ajibesin, managing director of transaction advisory services at Anchin Accountants and Advisors in New York City.
“There should be more people of color (Black, Hispanic, Asian, etc.) in financial services because this industry in particular has a significant influence on our socioeconomic progress, from macro-level principles like GDP to individual- and corporate-level decisions, such as businesses, entrepreneurship and overall wealth creation,” Ajibesin said.
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