Sola Adesakin

Sola Adesakin is a Global, Personal and Business Finance Coach, as well as a Chartered Accountant with over 20 years hands-on  experience.

she has championed several SME Finance projects and pioneered the creation of countless Personal Finance literacy resources in Nigeria


She is passionate about helping people understand the “make-manage-multiply money” message, maximize their resources, achieve their crucial financial milestones and build true wealth, through the concept of financial planning. 

Through the Smart Stewards Financial Advisory Limited; a holding company that owns The Smart Investment Club, The Smart Stewards Academy, Booksmart Financial Solutions and other subsidiaries, Sola has helped many people; young and old as well as businesses in over 30 countries, currently in about a 10,000-member community, bounce back from financial stress to rest, from debt to wealth to living amazing lives.


She is an author of currently 8 published books and several unpublished articles. She has been featured in many local and global articles including Yahoo Finance, Business Day, Tribune, Guardian, Punch and many more. She has also been featured as a Ted-X Speaker

She is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria( ICAN), Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants of the United Kingdom (ACCA), Member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada and she holds  BSC and MBA degrees from the Oxford Brookes University and Edinburgh Business School, United Kingdom respectively. She is also a Certified Financial Education Instructor. 

Sola was recognized as one of Nigeria’s 100 most inspiring women in 2020 and has won many awards in recognition of her job in the Finance and Business Industry. She continues to leverage global alliances and partnerships to demystify and amplify the money message around the world. 

She is happily married and currently lives and serves individuals and organizations globally from her base in Lagos, Nigeria.

Sola has been featured in leading print and TV media platforms in Nigeria and overseas.

media features & recognition

Yahoo Finance

Who Is Sola Adesakin? Inside With the Nigerian Chartered Accountant That’s Rocking the Financial Literacy World

Punch Newspaper

Essence Column

Business DayNG

Women In Business


Entrepreneurs Should Acquire Digital, E-Commerce Skills To Bounce Back After COVID-19 Crisis


What you earn isn''t what makes you wealthy.

GUARDIAN'S 100 Most Inspiring Women In Nigeria 2020

Sola was recognised as one of Nigeria's 100 most inspiring women in 2020.


Through various platforms and resources,, Sola teaches and implements the principles of Wealth Creation, Management and Multiplication


Through The Smart Stewards Academy and Smart Stewards Inner Circle, Sola mentors many into living an amazing life..


Sola consults at private and governmental levels on finance and economic policies.