Dr. Adaramola, Anthony Olugbenga is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Banking and Finance, Faculty of Management Sciences, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti. He joined the service of the University in 2000 as a graduate assistant. He holds a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree in Finance in 2004 from the University of Lagos (Unilag), where he graduated as the best PG student of the set in Finance Department. Because of his academic success at the M.Sc. degree, he proceeded for his Ph.D. in Finance at the University of Lagos and graduated in 2014.

Dr. Adaramola was the general coordinator of two university courses: GST 116 and 214;- ‘Entrepreneurship Development in Nigeria’ in the University of Ado Ekiti (UNAD); now, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti between 2005 and 2010. He has also served in various committees at the department, faculty and University levels. These include: Coordinator of the department of Banking and Finance, 2007/2008 session; Chairman Students’ Disciplinary Committee of the department (2005-2007), member of the faculty Welfare Committee and faculty representative to other faculty boards, between 2005 to date.

Dr. Adaramola served as the Sub-Dean of the Faculty of Management Sciences, Ekiti State University (EKSU), Ado Ekiti between 2012 and 2014; Chairman, Faculty of Management Sciences Business Committee on Results, EKSU between 2012 and 2015; Assistant Director, Institute of Peace, Security and Corporate Governance, EKSU between 2014 and 2015; member, implementation committee on EKSU strategic plan between 2013 and 2015.

He is currently a member of Ekiti State University (EKSU) Research Committee; Treasurer, ASUU-EKSU branch; Head of Academic and Curriculum Development, Entrepreneurship Centre, EKSU and HOD, Department of Banking and Finance, EKSU. He has about thirty seven (38) publications to his credit; twenty six (26) of which are learned articles published in both local and international Journals