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.
He started his working career with KPMG where he rose to the position of Team Leader in various assignments. He moved to First City Merchant Bank where he was responsible for Syndication and headed the Capital Market Team.
Mr. Odedina later joined Stanbic Merchant Bank (formerly Grindlays) where he set up the Corporate Finance Department handling Capital Market Issues, Cross Border Listing(M-Net), privatization, depository services etc. He rose to the position of Managing Director before he left the Bank.
He is a skillful trainer and an expert in corporate finance, investment and capital market activities and was the pioneer Head of Marketing and Consultancy in the Nigerian Capital Market Institute (NCMI) an affiliate training institution of the Securities and Exchange Commission.
He joined the employ of Magnartis Finance and Investment Ltd in 2008 and currently registered by the Securities and Exchange Commission as a market operator under the function of the Chief Compliance Officer.