Mr. Dada is an accomplished stockbroker and banker. He is an authorised Dealing Clerk of The Nigerian Stock Exchange, as well as Fellow Member of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers and Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria. He graduated from Leeds Business School of Leeds, Metropolitan University, United Kingdom where he obtained a Masters Degree in Corporate Governance. Prior to this, he was at the University of Lagos between 1985 and 1988 where he obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. He later had a Masters Degree in Business Administration. His work’s experience covers Stock broking, Issuing House Activities, Credit Appraisal, Accounting, Investment Advisory services, and General Administration. He is an alumnus of three top-rated business schools: Gordon Institute of Business Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa, New York Institute of Finance, New York, United States of America and Leeds Business School, United Kingdom.
Prior to this time, Mr. Dada was a member of Senior Management staff of Marina International Bank Limited, that later merged with Access Bank Plc, where he was seconded to Marina Securities Limited to function as General Manager and Chief Operating Officer. He was also the Chief Executive Officer of Pyramid Securities Limited for Six years.