Senior Adviser (Diaspora remittances),
Christian Ofili is a Belgian of Nigerian origin. Passionate about networking and inter-cultural exchanges, he holds strong expertise in marketing, public relations, economics and finance. He undertakes supports and invests in social development oriented projects.
Christian Ofili is the co-founder of MFBS (Money Finance Business Services), created in 2009 to provide money transfer services, courier, travel and consultancy services. MFBS is a reputed and certified agent for companies such as Moneygram, Western Union, DHL and various travel companies. It is one of the outstanding companies that enable remittances from Diaspora in Belgium.
Mr Ofili is also the Marketing Manager for Ondbox mobile, a mobile company created by one of his associate.
Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Mr. Ofili worked for different international companies at various capacities, Kodak, CreoScitex Europe and Nokia as a Special Advisor for their UK & Ireland markets.
Mr. Ofili had his early education in Nigeria before proceeding abroad for further studies, he holds a Degree in Financial Management and Economy from the Moscow Finance Institute Russia.
He recently created a fast growing none profit making organization” CHRIS OFILI KONNECTIONS” a platform he uses to promote inter-cultural relationships, networking between different diaspora groups, language bridges, promote cultural events, PR, Marketing and consultancy services.
He speaks English, Russia, French and many Creoles and pidgins English-based languages.
Mr. Ofili is the financial secretary and a member of the Executives of the Nigerians in Diaspora Organization Europe, for Belgium and Luxembourg (NIDOE-BeLux).
Within ADNE, Mr. Ofili is a representative for West Africa English-Speaking Countries. He advises the Organization on the utilization of Diaspora remittances for Development.