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Inspiration For Women, Mon Abudu

Mo Abudu was born in the month of September in1964 in Londons Hammersmith Hospital. She was the third daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Akintunde. Akintunde family relocated themselves to Ondo State when she stepped to the age of 7. There she started to spend her childhood days with her grandparents who used to plough cocoa beans. During this very period she learnt about her African background and culture. At the age of 11 she was admitted to the Fiwasaye Girls Grammar school there.

She lost her father at the age of 12 and came back to UK once again. After coming here she took admission in Hammersmith Country Secondary school and then after one year in Ridgeway School which was in Kent. Mo Abudu continued her studies of degree course in West Kent College and there after in Mid Kent College. She then went to the University of Westminster to take the Master Degree in HR Management from there.

Mo Abudu set her sail of her professional career in the year 1987 as a Recruitment Consultant in the Atlas Recruitment Consultancy which is in UK. She performed excellently and with in few years she got the post of the Branch Manager. Therefore she was hired by Starform Group to look after the famous Corporate Credit Management Exhibition for long three years from 1990 to 1992. Here in this field she got enormous success. Then in 1993 Mo Abudu came back to Nigeria and was recruited in ExxonMobil by Arthur Andersen as the chief of their Human Resource and Training units. In 2000, armed with experience and skill she resigned from this responsible designation to achieve the goal of VLA and took the business of Nigeria to21st century level. Another landmark of her career is the successful commissioning of Protea Hotel in Oakwood Park in the year of 2004.

Mo Abudu is not only a successful businesswoman but also a caring mother of two beautiful children. Though she has got separation from her husband yet she has been maintaining a good friendship with her husband since her divorce.