The author, Oluwatope Adebayo OSHORUN is a seasoned academic and professional expert, an established and Federal Government recognized and approved author, an investment Banker and Adviser, a Business Consultant. With near 30 years public and private industrial experience, did his one year National Youth Service Corps-NYSC assignment in the Central Bank of Nigeria between 1991 and 1992. On completing his assignment got employment in the then Federal Ministry of Internal Affairs-FMIA (Now Federal Ministry of Interior-FMI) in its Immigration Unit in Nigeria. Immediately on qualifying for his pension at ten 10 years of service, he resigned his appointment leaving the public sector to join the private sector landing in the International Merchant Bank (IMB) Group (Investment Banking and Securities Unit) as a Chartered Accountant, Chartered Stockbroker and a Maters’ in Business Administration (MBA) Degree of the University of Ibadan holder. From IMB Group, he went to Capital Assets Limited, from there to F&C Securities Limited, from there to Intercontinental Bank Group, in its securities unit where he wrote the examinations of the Certified Institute of Pension of Nigeria and became a Certified Pension Practitioner and Administrator. He also worked in Integrated Trust and Investments Limited. He worked in these organizations in different capacities; as Assistant Superintendent, Financial and Investment Analyst, Manager and at a General Manager’s level. He became the promoter and the pioneer Managing Director of a Financial and Investment firm. As part of his great works, he has conducted seminars for Banks, Military Formations, Governments, Investors and Business Groups, Retirees Group and consulted and advised different individuals, organizations and governments. He is a former Adjunct Lecturer of Entrepreneurship in Lead City University, Ibadan.
He is the author of many books which include his first book, ‘Entrepreneurship (Business Establishment and Management) ’ which was acknowledged by the Nigerian Federal Government as the best Nigerian indigenous entrepreneurship book on assessment with other Nigerian indigenous entrepreneurship book in 2009, the year the book was published, this made him to be the first best and best first indigenous entrepreneurship author in Nigeria. Regarding this, the Federal Government, under Late President Yar’Adua, in a letter recommended the book, originally written for academic, consultancy and business use, as a text book and it is widely used for undergraduate and post-graduate studies in business and entrepreneurship in Nigerian Universities and other tertiary institutions, even as it is greatly useful to, bought and used by the general public as it is purchased widely by Nigerians and foreigners, his second book, ‘Turning Nigeria Around with Necessary and Effective Tools’, which is a manual for all nations, especially, the developing nations of the world for their turn around is sold abroad and Nigeria alike, his third book, ‘Nations and States Industrialisation-For Employment Generation, Poverty Reduction, Wealth Creation and National Development, which is a template for industrialization for economic development of states and nations. He also wrote a book and produced an audio message on ‘Business Knowledge and Guide’ which presents business ideas generation, opportunities identification and using, formation, registration, starting, management, finance, turnaround, exiting and so on for those that have interest in business, especially business owners and to-be entrepreneurs and also wrote a book and produced an audio message on ‘Investment Options’ which features different types of investment available to invest in for pre-retirement wealth generation and post-retirement regular incomes earning and so on with adequate guides on how to manage one’s economic life before and after retirement to prevent immediate Poverty and future lack, for everyone to know and understand the various investments one can make for his or her life, pre-retirement and post-retirement. The author produced other intellectual works and his works are available either in audio form, e-book format or both on www.understandbusiness.net website. The author is a great lover of the Creator of heaven and earth and works for Him by bringing good to the lives of people.