Afolabi is the Co-Director of the SOAS African Development Forum and is pursuing an MSc in African Politics.

He is a young professional with a combined interest in International Development and a strong passion for social enterprise. After completing his BA in International Relations at Queen Mary, University of London, Afolabi spent time working at Marsh, before embarking on a social enterprise Fellowship with Year Here and an internship at the United Nations. He has written for several publications and is a member of the Editorial Board at Stears Business. He is currently a Trustee at the LIMUN Foundation and a member of the TEDxEuston organising team.