He holds an OND Certificate in Forest Assistant Studies from the Federal School of Forestry, (now Federal College of Forest Resources Management), Ibadan; B.Sc. (Hons) Agricultural Economics of the University of Ibadan and a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State. ‘Kayode is an eclectic man having garnered a wide working experience and exposure in the Educational, Agricultural and Financial Services Sectors of the Nigerian economy in different scopes and capacities. His sojourn in the Financial Services Sector which commenced from the former National Bank of Nigeria Limited in 1981 resulted into his appointment with Resort Savings and Loans Limited in 1993 as the Pioneer General Manager and consequently an Executive Director with responsibilities which covered areas such as Mortgage Banking Operations, Treasury Management, Accounts/Finance/Systems as well as Human Resources Department. In July 2003, he assumed the exalted position of the Pioneer Executive Secretary of Mortgage Banking Association of Nigeria (MBAN) to contribute his humble quota to the growth, development and smooth-functioning of a well-structured Mortgage Banking/ Housing Finance Sector in Nigeria.
He had participated in many local and international Programs which include the Wharton School Program on “International Housing Finance Systems/Workshop on Mortgage Securitization” at Samuel Zell/Robert-Lurie Real Estate Centre, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA (2006);International Builders’ Show, Orlando, Florida and Las Vegas(2007-2010);Washington/Wall Street in New York, USA on the “Proposed Securitization of Conforming Mortgages in Nigeria”, Washington DC April (2007);CMHC/Devpar/MBAN Collaborative Workshops on “International Housing Finance Systems” in Ottawa/Toronto, Canada (2009/2016); American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) organized” Conference on Association Leadership”at the Center for Associations, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC, (2011) and International &European Associations’ Congress on “Marketing, Membership & Communications (MM&C) Conference” Liverpool(2012)
As the Executive Secretary/CEO, he has full responsibilities for the Management of the Secretariat which is the Pivot of the Association for its numerous activities in the Sub-Sector