Tola Atekoja is a force to reckon with in the Banking Industry of Nigeria. He currently serves as a Director of Heritage Banking Company Limited. Prior to this, he has held various senior management positions in Public Liability Companies such as, First Aluminium Co. Nig. Plc, Access Bank Plc, Marina Bank Ltd and Kapital Merchant Bank Ltd.
He was an Executive Director of Finance and Administration at Nigerian Ports Authority. He served on the boards of several companies including Lagos Channel Management Company Limited, Bonny Channel Company Limited, Continental Shipyard Limited, Metropolitan Trust Insurance Company Limited amongst others.
He is an Account and Finance expert, Board effectiveness expert, Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria; Fellow, Chartered Institute of Stockbroker. He is a Graduate of the University of Ife, Ile-Ife (Obafemi Awolowo University).