He is a Lawyer, Administrator, Development and Management Specialist. Educated in Kings College, Lagos (1974 – 1979), University of Lagos (LLB Hons: 1979 – 1981). Subsequently, he began a career in Total Nigeria Plc, starting from Company Lawyer, (1989) and rising through the ranks over the years to Managing Director, Total Malawi (2006 – 2009). He is currently the Head, Sustainable Development (Refining Marketing), Total Africa and Middle-East, in Paris, France. He is a member of the Board of Trustees, TCIF.