Gerald began his banking career in 1997 with Chartered Bank Limited as a Relationship Manager with the Financial Institution Department. He left to join the Treasury Group of Universal Trust Bank Plc and in 2000, was employed by Continental Trust Bank Limited as the Head, Currency Trading & Liquidity Management. By 2003, he joined MBC International Bank Limited as Head, Currency Trading / ALM and rose to be Treasurer. He left MBC International Bank Limited and joined FCMB in 2005 as the Head, Treasury Dealing Department.
He holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Economics, both from the University of Lagos.