by Rachel Ogbu
31-year-old, Modupeola “Dupsy” Abiola, daughter of the late MKO Abiola is a British (non-practising) barrister, entrepreneur and businesswoman.
She recently appeared on the Thomson Reuters Power List as one of the most influential black businesswomen in Great Britain in 2013.
In this video recorded last year, Dupsy who is also the founder and CEO of Intern Avenue, an online internship website is hailed for her incredible business pitch on last year’s series ten of BBC television show Dragons’ Den, attracting an investment offer from business tycoon, Peter Jones.
People believe that there’s so much of her father in her and she gives the investors a peek into her life’s struggle after he (Abiola) died. Her story and how she handled her situation was really inspirational.
Watch the video here: