Holds a BSc (Hons.) degree in Accounting from Babcock University, Nigeria and an MSc degree in Finance and Accounting from Manchester Business School (MBS) in the University of Manchester, UK. He also holds professional qualifications in ACA and ACCA exams (Qualified Affiliate). In 2016, Tope won the Worshipful company of International Bankers Award for producing the Best MSc Dissertation in MBS and also went on to claim the highly prestigious Lombard Prize in 2017, a nationwide award given to the overall best student from amongst the top Business schools in the UK. Currently, he is an experienced Auditor in an Accounting Firm in London, UK.