Senior global accounting and tax professional with over 25 years’ experience in financial services with companies including Deloitte, Arthur Andersen, State Street Boston, State Street Trust Canada and, PwC Boston. He was involved in providing due diligence and tax support for major M&A transactions acquisition on Bear Stearns, Ironshore Bermuda, GM Nigeria and GT Bank.
He has also provided tax support and structuring on Private Equity Funds for global Institutional Investors including Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, Ardian Private Equity and Babson Capital. His professional versatility includes loan structuring and management of large borrowing relationships with construction, aviation, and telecoms businesses.
Fola is a CPA and earned his MBA from Brandeis University International Business School, in Waltham Massachusetts. He also earned Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Civil and Structural Engineering from the University of Lagos.