Tope Fasua is an Economist by training, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and a Member of the Institute of Directors (MIoD).  He also possesses a Masters Degree with Distinction, in Financial Markets and Derivatives from London Metropolitan University.

He worked in the Nigerian Banking Industry where he rose to become a Regional Director of a local bank before leaving in 2005.

Tope presently runs Global Analytics Consulting Ltd, Nigeria, a company of Management and Financial Consultants.  He is also a columnist, and Secretary, Board of Economists for the Abuja-based Daily Trust, apart from his monthly contributions to Abu-Dhabi-based Capital Business Magazine and Inside Watch Africa Magazines among others

Tope has written six books and over 3000 articles chiefly on the Nigerian question with emphasis on how to get the economy and society to attain the elusive development and progress. He has also been on executive programs on Leadership and Strategy, at Harvard Business School and London Business School, among other trainings, seminars and workshops that he has attended and delivered.

Tope is rounding up a Doctoral program with Walden University, US, on Public Policy and Administration (Public Management and Leadership). He was also appointed as a non-Executive Director at XDS Credit Bureau and is the Chairman Statutory Audit Committee at The Infrastructure Bank as well as being the President, Institute for Service Excellence and Good Governance (Nigeria).Tope has consulted for UN DFiD and EU projects.

He is the National Chairman of the Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP) and a Presidential Aspirant on that platform.