‘Dipo Fatokun is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria as well as a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, with significant leadership and top management experience in both the public and private sectors.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Ilorin, Kwara State and a Master degree in Business Administration from the University of Lagos. He has attended several training programmes both locally and internationally, amongst which are: The Payments System Policy and Oversight Training by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the Examination Management School by the Federal Deposits Insurance Corporation (FDIC) USA in 2011. He also attended the Macro-Prudential Regulation Policy-By Crown Agents as well as The Fraud Prevention and Detection in Financial Services Industry in London.
Dipo is presently serving as the Director, Banking and Payments System Department, Central Bank of Nigeria and was a Deputy Director, in the Banking Supervision Department of the Bank. He is the Current Chairman of the Nigeria electronic Fraud Forum, MICR Implementation Technical Committee, Payments Infrastructure Coordinating Committee and the Secretary of the Payments System Strategy Board.