Mr Adelaja Oluwaseun Joseph Sunmoni is a graduate of Finance, professionally Chartered Banker and a versatile Chartered Administrator with vast experiences in lecturing, Banking and Administrative expertise spanning a period of over thirty years.
He attended Government College Ikorodu, Lagos where he obtained the West African School Certificate (WASC) in 1981. He proceeded to the Lagos State Polytechnic, Isolo where he studied Banking & Finance and obtained the National Diploma (ND) in Banking (1984). He proceeded to the prestigious University of Nigeria where he studied Finance with special reference to Banking and was awarded a B.Sc (Finance) degree in 1988. He qualified as Chartered Banker (ACIB) in 1995, and was certified as a Chartered Manager in 2003 (MNIM). He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (FCMA) in 2005.
He has a brief stint with the highly rated firm of Chartered Accountants, Peat, Marwick and Ogunde & Co in 1988 before joining the Peoples Bank of Nigeria as the first Branch Accountant of Ikorodu Branch, Lagos
He worked with the Treasury Tech Resources, Financial Advisors on VI before joining the Lagos State Government as a Senior Inspector of Taxes in 2001.
Since joining the Public Service, he has worked with the Board of Internal Revenue (now Internal Revenue Services), Ministry Of Environment (Zero Tolerance), Ministry of Finance, Debt Management Office, Ministry of Housing, Ministry of Physical Planning & Urban Development before becoming the Director, Public Private Partnership (PPP) under the Ministry of Finance. He was redeployed to Ministry of Special Duties & Inter-Governmental Relations where he rose to the position of Deputy Director, workforce planning at the Lagos Neighborhood Safety Agency in 2020. He was promoted to the post of Director (Admn & HR) and redeployed to the Lagos State Parks and Gardens, an Agency under the Ministry of Environment and Water Resources, a position he holds to date.
Mr Adelaja Joseph Oluwaseun Sunmoni is a devout Christian, married to Deaconess Folashade Sunmoni and blessed with grown up children. He loves preaching the WORD of God, counseling and reading.