Wisdom Oteri Dafinone is a retired international financial advisor and revenue and taxation consultant (U.S. Income Tax Certification). He is a Phi .Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.
He has provided consultancy and advisory services to multinational companies in several sectors of the Nigerian economy.
Dafinone is an active member of the Anglican Communion and Pioneer Chairman of Membership Committee of the Parochial Church Council (PCC) of All Souls Church, Lekki, for 11 years. As an active supporter of the Franciscan Sisters Order and Lagos Catholic Monastery (Mater Ecclesiae), he received the Apostolic Blessings of Pope John Paul II in December 2002.
Dafinone is an avid reader of classical books. His scholastic interests include Latin, Greek and Japanese language and culture. He love sports, especially swimming, and travelling.
Dafinone’s love of poetry began in his teenage years, although it remained unexplored until 2015 . Since then, he has completed more than seven books on poetry.
Ode to Inamorata and Other Poems; Nature, Travelogue and Other Poems; and Contemplations: Faith, Hope, Dirges and Other Poems are his first three collections.
Dafinone is married to Rosaline Rewane-Dafinone and they are blessed with Adult children.