Biodun Olapade was born on the 1st day of October,1960 (Nigeria Independence Day).
He is an alumnus of three prominent institutions in Nigeria;
The Polytechnic Ibadan where between 1980 and 1985, he acquired basic knowledge in Estate Surveying and Valuation,
The Prestigious Lagos Business School,Victoria Island that transformed to Pan African University where he had knowledge of Advanced Management Programme in 1996;and,
The Premier University of Ibadan where about a decade ago, he bagged M.Sc degree in Housing Development and Management.
Biodun is a professional Estate Surveyor and Valuer and a Fellow of The Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuer. Indeed he is a registered Surveyor with Estate Surveyors & Valuers Registration Board of Nigeria.
He is an ADR Practioner with professional qualifications of Fellow of Nigeria Institute of Chartered Arbitrators as well as an Accredited Mediator with Lagos Multi Door Courthouse.
Biodun is in active private practice as Estate Surveyor and Valuer for over three decades. Presently he serves as Senior Partner of Biodun Olapade & Co (Estate Surveyors & Valuers) and Chairman/CEO of Richland Estate Ltd.
Before then and in 1993 to 1996,he was an equity Partner in the firm of Jide Taiwo & Co (Estate Surveyors & Valuers).
Biodun is a philanthropist and a Rotarian/Past President of Rotary Club of Ota, District 9110 in The 1996/97 Rotary Year.
Presently, he serves on The Joint Board of The Diocese of Oke Osun and Finance. He is the
Chairman Governing Council of Oke Osun Anglican Model College and also The Chairman of Construction and Real Estate Committee of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators as well as a Trustee of Building Collapse Prevention Guild of Nigeria apart from being an Un Official Member of Lagos Branch of Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers.
A strong Anglican by faith, Chief Biodun Olapade who is married with children is The Baba-Ijo of St James Anglican Church, Asamu since Year 2000.