Adebayo Olawale Edwardun (born on June 25, 1962) professionally known by the name Wale Edun is a well-known Nigerian economist as well as a businessman, financier, and politician. He has a wealth of experience in a variety of areas, including economics, public finance merchant banking, international finance as well as corporate finance.
His vast experience spans both international and national levels which demonstrates his profound knowledge of these complicated areas.
President Bola Tinubu of Nigeria has officially appointed by President Bola Tinubu of Nigeria Olawale “Wale” Edun as his newly appointed finance minister. This important decision follows Edun‘s success as the chief advisor on monetary policy for President Bola Tinubu. With his knowledge and experience in this area, Edun is undoubtedly well-suited to fill the new position of finance minister.
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Olawale Edun|
|Stage Name:||Wale Edun|
|Born:||25 June 1962 (age 61 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Ogun, Nigeria|
|State Of Origin:||Ogun State|
|Education:||University of Sussex, University of London|
|Parents:||Adebayo Edun, Abibat Edun|
|Spouse:||Amy Adwoa Appiah|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||N/A|
|Children:||Tomiwa Edun, Adedamola Oluwatobi Edun, Adedeji Olamide Edun|
|Occupation:||Economist • Businessman|
|Net Worth:||$1.6 million|
Early Life & Education
Olawale Wale Edun who was appointed Nigerian finance minister was born in Ogun State, Nigeria, on June 25, 1962. His father Chief Adebayo Edun, was an entrepreneur and politician as well and the mother of his son, Alhaja Abibat Edun was devoted to household chores. His family was comprised of two siblings and a brother and enriched his life with a variety of dynamics.
Born as a child in Ogun State Olawale Wale Edun‘s childhood was shaped by his surroundings. While information on his siblings is not available his family’s influence is evident.
Olawalewale Edun was a student at the university level and earned a Bachelor’s degree Economics in at the University of London. He continued his education and was awarded a Master’s Degree in Economics from the University of Sussex in England.
Olawale Wale Edun‘s experience has proven to be a shining light in finance, leading him to prestigious posts at Chase Merchant Bank. He was instrumental in the management of the Bank’s Treasury as well as the Money Market sectors as Head of Treasury and the Deputy Director of Corporate Finance.
His influence extended far beyond the institution since he managed Capital Market and Financial Advisory operations for highly regarded global corporate affiliates in the local area and subsidiary companies.
Traveling over between the Atlantic from New York, Olawale Wale Edun gained valuable experience at Lehman Brothers and Chase Manhattan Capital Markets Corporation and gained his understanding of global finance. Prior to that time, he already had his name in the world of Chase Merchant Bank in Lagos from 1980 until 1986.
The World Bank/IFC was in Washington, DC, where Olawale Wale Edun was accepted into the highly coveted young Professionals program, which is an entrance into the upper echelons of international finance.
In March 2008 in the Chapel Hill Denham Group, Olawale Wale Edun‘s direction guided the ship with precision. In the past, in the course of an absence of just a few days from Nigeria, He was the co-founder and manager of Investment Banking & Trust Company Limited.
One of his accomplishments is the creation 1994 of Denham Management Limited in 1994 is an example of his ability.
In his roles as a director in his role as a director, he is the cornerstone of private enterprise. At the peak, Olawale Wale Edun takes on the honorable role of Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Ogoni Trust Fund. His dedication to the restoration of the environment in Ogoniland is a testimony to his character and he is a staunch protector of harmony in the environment.
Olawale Wale Edun‘s official social media account can not be found.
Olawale Wale Edun and Amy Adwoa Appiah are happily married. Together, they’ve enjoyed the joys of parenting and have three gorgeous children whose names include Tomiwa Edun, Adedamola Oluwatobi Edun as well and Adedeji Olamide Edun. Their home is filled with happiness and love as they live life together.
Olawalewale Edun, a well-known Nigerian politician is worth an estimated Net value in the region of $1.6 million. His political career has definitely been a factor in his wealth, demonstrating his influence and presence in the Nigerian political scene.
Edun’s wealth is substantial, and Edun is able to significantly support causes that are in line with his values and hopes to build an improved Nigeria.