Adetola has over 25 years experience in the financial services industry as a senior business development/investor relations professional with an emphasis on Asset/Wealth Management. Her primary focus is on serving the needs of the Mass affluent and high net worth individuals. She works with clients to help manage their wealth responsibly, grow it tax-efficiently, and maintain it for years to come so that it fulfills the lifestyle they want to lead.
Before joining United Capital Plc, ‘Detola was the MD of SCM Capital Asset Management Ltd, and prior to that, the GM/CEO of MBL Financial Services Ltd, (the Stock broking arm of Metropolitan Bank Ltd – now UBA Plc, a member of the Nigerian Stock Exchange) where she packaged the company in an attractive position for eventual divestment. She has experience with Money Markets, Equities, Fixed Income Securities, Real Estate and Foreign Currency Trading; and she is a Licensed Equity Trader on the Nigerian Bourse. She previously served as the Group Head of Operations at Metropolitan Bank responsible for planning, developing, organizing and supervising all operations activities at the Head Office and Branches nationwide. At Access Bank, she served as head of the foreign operations department.
‘Detola is a Certified Fellow of the American Academy of Financial Management (FAAFM), and a Chartered Wealth Manager (CWM). She obtained a Combined Honours (BSC) degree in Computer Science with Economics and an MBA both from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. She is an Associate of Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers and The Certified Pensions Institute of Nigeria.