Tony is a Chartered Accountant and Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria [ICAN]. An Economist and Certified Management Consultant, Tony is also a Member of The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.
With over 30 years post-graduation experience in strategic planning, corporate finance, capacity building and project management in both the private and public sectors, Tony’s work and training has taken him to over 30 countries and almost all the States in Nigeria. He has worked for several organisations such as Arthur Andersen & Co, where he was in the Tax / Enterprise Group; Deloitte Akintola Williams (Chartered Accountants); and Partnership Savings & Loans Limited (previously Intercontinental Savings & Loans Limited), where he was the pioneer Managing Director & CEO. Tony was also Head of Financial Advisory Services at International Capital Markets Group [ICMG], where he held responsibilities for Corporate Finance, Finance and Accounting.
Tony teaches at Training Centres & Business Schools in Nigeria and abroad and is an accredited Management Trainer of the Centre for Management Development (CMD); an Associate & Accredited Trainer of the Nigerian Institute of Training and Development (NITAD); and was an Accredited Resource Person and Consultant to the Chartered Institute of Bankers (CIBN). He was also the Chairman of the CIBN Syndicate Group on Human Capital Development. Tony has been a regular columnist on ‘Professional Development’ in the much respected Businessday newspaper and a reviewer of the UNESCO World Investment Report on behalf of the United Nations Information Centre.