He studied Insurance at the West London Polytechnic and obtained the Associateship of the Chartered Insurance institute of London (ACII) in April 1966 with distinction in elements of Insurance. He also studied Law at the Inns of Court Middle Temple and was called to the English Bar in 1966. He returned to Nigeria in 1966 and attended the Nigerian Law School and was called to the Nigerian bar in August 1967. He worked briefly with the Ministry of Justice and rose to the position of Asst. Director of Public Prosecution. He was appointed Director/Legal Adviser by the defunct Triumph Assurance Company Ltd. He joined the services of Prestige Insurance Brokers Ltd in 2011 as Director/Legal Adviser.