Bunmi holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, and Masters in Business Administration, both from the University of Lagos. She is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, and a member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM). She also obtained a mini masters in Human Resource Management from Metropolitan School of Business & Management UK. She is a member of the Society for Corporate Governance of Nigeria, Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers of Nigeria and Chartered Institute of Professional Managers & Administrators USA. She is a Certified Speaker, Trainer, Coach & Mentor of John Maxwell Leadership Training Institute USA.

She began her professional career as an accountant with Bayer Pharmaceuticals Nigeria Limited in 1989, and later moved on to Lozinger Securities Limited, Yaba, where she served as Treasury Manager for six years. She joined Capital Express Securities Limited (a subsidiary of Capital Express Assurance) as the Assistant General Manager, Finance & Operations in 1997. She worked in several financial institutions as a banker of repute for nearly 2 decades up to management level before joining the Insurance Industry where she served as Executive Director Finance & Corporate services. Bunmi later worked as Head Human Capital and Administration of Central Securities Clearing System of the Nigerian Stock Exchange.

She is an erudite scholar, and has attended various professional training seminars and courses locally and internationally to further strengthen her accounting, managerial and strategic skills. She serves on the board of several organizations as well as various NGOs because of her passion for the development of a total and accomplished individual.