Sola is an Architecture graduate of the University of Lagos and Harvard Graduate School’s Advanced Management Design. He completed specialized courses in Project Management at University of Toronto as well as Building Construction Methods at Ryerson University, Toronto Canada. He is also a certified Project Management Professional and a Chartered Architect. Sola has well grounded local and international experience in the building industry spanning over two decades particularly in areas of Design Development and Project Management. He joined the University of Lagos Consultancy Services; Housing and Materials Research Department as Architect after a successful completion of Service as a Graduate Assistant at the Department of Architecture.
In 1991 he joined API Consultants – An Architectural practice as an Associate Partner- a position he held until 1994 when he became the Founding Partner of CASA CONSULT, a Design/Project Management firm. Casa Consult is a multi-disciplinary organization dedicated to creating sustainable environment based on research and smart design principles developed over the years. Casa offers services in the following areas of practice: Architecture, Engineering, Quantity Surveying and Project Management. The firm has expanded to Canada.The company has designed and constructed over 18 specialist Commercial buildings to date and is involved in Project management activities in Ontario, Canada and Nigeria. He is involved with Urban Renewal and GIS mapping projects in South West, Nigeria as part of the developmental/Growth initiatives for developing nations.
He is a result oriented and resourceful professional, a full member of Nigerian Institute of Architects; a Chartered Architect registered with the Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON),a member of the Project Management Institute (PMI) and Ontario Association of Architects (OAA)
At Casafoundation, Sola has oversight responsibility for Funding, resource allocation and partnership programs.