Wale Adewumi holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration with specialization in Finance from the Obafemi Awolowo University (formerly the University of Ife). He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.
Before joining LeadCapital Limited as the Managing Director, he was the Financial Controller of Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria Limited, a subsidiary of Standard Chartered Bank Plc UK, prior to which he was at Lead Bank Plc.
With over seventeen years working experience, Wale has garnered vast experience in banking & finance, accounting, consulting, audit & business assurance practice. Wale has attended various courses locally and abroad. He is an alumnus of the Lagos Business School and the International Banking Summer School (Edinburgh, 2002).
He at various times had served on the boards of various companies including; Nigerian Interbank Settlement System Plc (NIBSS), Royal Trust Assurance Limited and LBV Capital Limited. He is presently on the board of Crusader Sterling PFA Limited