He had his second degree, M.Sc in Financial Markets & Derivatives, from the London Metropolitan University, United Kingdom. He started his career in 1992 with the defunct Citizens Bank. He later worked with Standard Trust Bank and Equatorial Trust Bank where he rose to the position Principal Manager/ Regional Director Abuja.
With executive education courses from the London Business School and the Harvard University, Tope is a regular economics and financial markets analyst on television.
He is the author of the books, CRUSHED -2011 and THINGS TO DO BEFORE YOUR CAREER DISAPPEARS 2013.