Deji graduated from the University of Jos, Nigeria and holds an MBA from IESE Business School, Spain. He is a fellow (FCA) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Associate Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIT), Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) and a student member of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS). He is also an alumnus of the Lagos Business School Advanced Management Program (AMP) and has attended various professional courses locally and abroad.
- He has over twenty five years of work experience spanning audit, consulting, construction, insurance and financial services. He previously worked with Akintola Williams & Co., Sulzer Nigeria Limited and Risk Watch & Co. and last worked at Afrinvest West Africa (formerly Sectrust), Lagos as Vice President, Risk Management, Operations & Financial Control.
- Currently CEO of Capital Care Ltd (Private Equity & Investment Advisory firm), Eshcol Consulting Ltd and Spheres Realty Ltd. He is also on the board of other companies and charitable organisations