Active in the financial industry for more than 20 years, Ayokunnu Are possesses extensive experience in global fixed income and equities as well as derivative financial products. Throughout his career, Ayokunnu Are has worked with a number of prominent firms, including Allstate Financial Services, RBC Life, and Prudential Financial. He founded his own firm, Money Managers International, in 1988. Through this firm, he works with families, individuals, charities, corporations, and small businesses. He offers a full range of financial services, including succession planning, corporate recapitalization, fundraising planning, asset protection, and estate and retirement planning.
Ayokunnu Are takes a personalized approach to each new client, completing a comprehensive review of the client's current financial situation and future goals to engineer a creative plan for each solution. He maintains a team of experienced professionals with a range of different backgrounds to provide clients with the best possible advice and maximized results. His team understands the benefits of individualized attention and holistic solutions that account for changed circumstances and goals in the future.
Highly educated, Ayokunnu Are possesses a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Michigan. Throughout his career, he has consistently earned high honors and significant recognition. In 2000, the Million Dollar Round Table inducted Mr. Are into its Top of the Table group, which includes individuals considered among the top five percent of finance professionals worldwide. He has also appeared in Marquis Who's Who several years in a row in multiple categories.
Dedicated to giving back to individuals in need, Ayokunnu Are has donated to the National Community Foundation, an organization associated with New Life International. This charity provides humanitarian assistance to individuals around the world.