Adekunle started his career as a trainee in KPMG in 1995, he worked as an Account Officer in United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, from where he moved to Adewale Osinowo & Co. an audit firm as Senior Auditor. He also worked in Toyota Nigeria Limited as an Assistant Manager in charge of Finance and Accounts until 2004 when he joined FCMB.
He joined CSL in 2004 as the Deputy Head of Financial Control. Thereafter, he became the Head of Financial Control before he was deployed to Head the Internal Control and Compliance Units. He is currently the Head of Finance and Operations in FCMB Trustees Limited.
Adekunle holds a Higher National Diploma in Accountancy from Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN); fellow of Certified Pension Institute of Nigeria; Associate member of Chartered institute of Taxation of Nigeria and certified member of the Institute of Financial Consultants, Canada. He has attended several courses both locally and internationally.