Pastor Rotimi is a lawyer of distinction and a scholar par excellence. He is a graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. He graduated in 1997 as the overall best graduating student from the Faculty of Law, and won nine (9) prizes for academic excellence during the school’s convocation ceremony.
He went to the Nigerian Law School in 1998, where he bagged a second class upper, and a Barrister at Law degree.
He started his career as a legal officer with Leadway Assurance Company Limited in 1999. From Leadway Assurance Company Limited, Rotimi worked in the legal departments of several banks including FBN (Merchant bankers) Limited, Platinum Bank, Bank PHB (now Keystone Bank) and Ecobank.
In 2004, Rotimi won the prestigious British Chevening Scholarship for postgraduate studies in law at the University College, London (UCL) in the United Kingdom, from 2004 to 2005.
After completing his LL.M program, Rotimi worked briefly at Tayo Arowojolu Solicitors at Tottenham, London, before returning to Nigeria to continue his illustrious career as an in-house legal counsel.
Currently, he is the Company Secretary of all Chevron companies in Nigeria.
Rotimi gave his life to Christ in June 1987 at Christ Chapel International Churches, under the ministration of Rev. (Dr.) Tunde Joda. From 1991, Rotimi has been involved in Christian service and leadership in different capacities. While on campus, he was a leader in Christ Ambassadors Students Outreach (CASOR) which is an inter-denominational students fellowship. He served as President of the fellowship between 1994 and 1996.
He was the zonal coordinator of the branch of Nigerian Christian Corpers Fellowship in Sardauna Local Government, Taraba State in 1997-1998.
Between 1998-1999, Rotimi was the President of Christian Lawyers Fellowship of Nigeria (CLASFON) during his time in the Nigerian Law School, Abuja.
He joined Foursquare Gospel Church in 2001, and has held different positions of increasing responsibility till date.
Rotimi believes strongly in the need for believers to demonstrate excellence in everything that they do because the God we serve is an excellent God. He is passionate about youth mentorship and development and soul winning. He is also a relationship counselor.
Rotimi is married to Dr. Jadesola Idowu and they are blessed with three wonderful children.