He is the Principal Consultant of the firm and a chartered accountant and tax professional with vast experience in audit and assurance, taxation and consulting. A registered professional accountant with Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and an associate member of Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria. An affiliate member of Chartered Institute Of Pubic Finance And Accountancy (England). His passion for information technology cannot be sidelined with his diploma in Computer Programming and Engineering. He has been a lecturer in various ICAN/CIS/ACCA tuition houses at different times. His work experience of over fifteen (15) years cuts across various professional firms including Jacob Ogbodu & Co (Chartered Accountants) where he started his professional career.
He proceeded to Nnamdi Oyeka & Co (Chartered Accountants) and later joined Alatta Nzewi Oyeka & Co (Chartered Accountants) before he finally moved to set up Bankole Ayoade & Co, Hallowed Consults, Standard Framework Consulting and Stelios Consulting Ltd with other of his professional colleagues. In the course of his training, he has been exposed to various sectors of the Nigerian economy where he handled several assignments such as auditing and accounting of various public and private companies (e.g. NNPC, Nigeria Gas Company, Nigeria Liquefied and Natural Gas, Nigeria Shippers’ Council, Central Bank Of Nigeria, Egbin Power Holding Company Limited etc), business and equity valuation of Companies, due diligence for prospective investors, reporting accounting for private placement and public issue, inventory reconciliation, asset certification, verification of property plant and equipment for INEC and other private companies, audit of special fund, consolidation of political parties for INEC, internal control review, compliance audit for NLNG, business process reengineering, preparation/review of projections/forecasts, IFRS implementation and conversion, Financial modeling, fraud and investigation etc.
He has been involved in IFRS transition, conversion and implementation for several companies in different industries such as oil and gas, manufacturing, banking, trading etc. He has attended many courses/trainings/seminars on business, finance, accounting, audit risk and management and investment etc