Seyi has a B.Sc degree from the University of Ife, an M.Sc from the University of Lagos .He also holds an MBA degree.
Seyi is a Fellow and current president of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers. He is an alumnus of the Pan African University (aka Lagos Business School – LBS), New York Institute of Finance. He was at a time the Chief Investment Officer, Aiico Pension Managers – A licensed Pension administrator.
Mr Oluwadiya’s banking career started in Grindlays Merchant Bank of Nigeria where he rose to the position of Assistance General Manager (Corpoarte Banking) before he was seconded to Sydney, Australia for two years to work for the Australia and Newzealand Banking Group (ANZ) – the parent company of Grindlays Bank Plc, London. During the secondment, Mr Oluwadiya was well exposed to International Banking, Funds Management, Property Financing and Mortgage Securitization with the ANZ Group.
On his return in January 1992, Mr Oluwadiya was confirmed as General Manager (Strategic Planning) of Grindlays Merchant Bank of Nigeria Limited (now Stanbic Merchant Bank of Nigeria Limited) before joining Magnartis Finance & Investment Limited as the pioneer Managing Director/Chief Executive until his retirement in 2016
• Managing Director/Chief Executive of Equatorial Trust Bank
• Managing Director of Devcom Securities Limited
• Senior Manager, IMB Securities Limited