Mr. Mufutau Bukola was born on the 30th September, 1967 in Ibadan, Oyo State. He attended Nawair-Ud-Deen Grammer School in Abeokuta, Ogun State. He holds a B.Sc degree in Accounting from Ogun State University (now Olabisi Onabanjo University). He is a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA).

He was employed into the Federal Civil Service in the year 2000 as a Principal Accountant. He has served in many other Federal Ministries, namely Federal Ministry of Power and Steel (2000-2007), Federal Ministry of Women Affairs (2008-2017) where he rose to the position of Deputy Director and Federal Ministry of Water Resources as Acting Director of Finance in 2021.

He has attended various Management and Capacity Building courses both locally and overseas. He loves reading and travelling.