A trained lawyer, an accomplished administrator and businessman, Yusuf Hamisu Abubakar, OON has vast experience at senior Executive level of Private and Public sector. A graduate from the prestigious Bayero University, Kano, Kano State Nigeria.
Yusuf has held a number of appointments both in the public and private sector of Nigeria which includes:
• Commissioner for Health and Social Development in 1993.
• Director General ,Bureau for Lands and Survey in 1994
• Commissioner of Finance and Economic Planning in 1998
• Executive secretary, The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) in 2000
Over the course of his career, He has successfully designed robust organizational structure, developed operational culture of excellence and placed these organizations to be passioned driven proactive organizations.
Yusuf is a member of various professional organizations such as: the Nigeria Bar Association; International Law Societies, London and the International Bar Association, the International Association for Energy Economist and many others
Yusuf is an Eisenhower Fellow (EF) and also the recipient of the National Honours –Officer of the Order of the Niger (OON).
He is currently the Chairman, Board Of Directors Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company Plc, Nigeria.