Tunde Obasan is the United Conservative Party Candidate for Edmonton-South.
Tunde earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Master’s degree in Finance and a progressively successful professional career in Accounting and Finance. He also earned the Chartered Professional Accountant, Certified General Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor, Project Management Professional, and Certified Information Systems Auditor designations.
His love for the development of the community has propelled him to volunteer his expertise to various nonprofits (Redeemer Food Bank, the Edmonton Mennonite Centre, ASSIST Community Services Centre, and United Way of Edmonton).
Tunde volunteers with his local community league and religious bodies committed to addressing food insecurity, unemployment and those who were most hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.
His volunteer service has extended to nonprofits protecting women against violence, and providing skills training to help them become financially independent.
Tunde is a strong family man who understands the importance of access to good education and a proper health care system.
Originally from Nigeria, Tunde and his wife Suzan moved to Edmonton with their four children, attracted by Canada’s values and hoping to live the Canadian dream.