Shola holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics (Second Class Upper Division) from the University of Lagos. He is currently a Level III candidate in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program.
Shola started his career at an asset management firm as an Investment/Fund Analyst focusing on Investment/business analysis, Research, Fund/Portfolio Management and Fixed Income trading. He was instrumental in driving the process that resulted in the firm receiving an investment grade (BBB+) rating in its first year of operations.
Shola believes in continuous self-development and has completed various online courses including Behavioral Finance at Duke University and Financial Markets which was taught by Robert Shiller of Yale University.