Mr. Oluwadiya comprehensive professional experience in the Oil and Gas and Financial Services Sectors. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Stock Brokers of Nigeria.

He started his career as an Accountant with Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited where he worked in various positions within the Finance Controller s Department before joining Abacus Securities Limited as the pioneer General Manager.

Mr. Oluwadiya’s banking career started in Grindlays Merchant Bank of Nigeria Limited where he rose to the position of Assistant General Manager (Corporate Banking) before he was seconded to Sydney, Australia for two years to work for the Australia and New Zealand 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) before founding Magnartis Finance & Investment Limited as Managing Director.

Mr. Oluwadiya has extensive experience in the Nigeria Financial services sector and has also been exposed to international practices through short-term assignments in Australia, United Kingdom and India. He has experience in the area of Corporate Finance and Advisory services, Initial Public Offering, Private Placement, Restructuring and Privatisation. He has been personally involved in a number of key projects relating to restructuring, advising on strategic financing options and raising funds in the Banking and Capital market in Nigeria