Dr Umaru Kwairanga

Dr Umaru Kwairanga

Non-Executive Director

Dr Umaru Kwairanga is an experienced investment professional with almost two decades of experience at the highest levels of the Capital Market, Banking and the Real Sector.

He obtained his Bachelor’s degree (B. Sc. Honours) in Business Administration at the prestigious University of Maiduguri and also holds a Post Graduate Degree in Corporate Governance and Finance.

In 1993 he served as the Ag. Head, Corporate Finance of New Africa Merchant Bank Limited before moving on to INCAR Nigeria Plc. as AGM, Head, Sales and marketing in 1997.

He is currently the Chairman of Ashaka Cement Plc. and the current Chairman of Waila Microfinance Bank

Dr Kwairanga is also the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Finmal Finance Services Ltd. He is also a Director with Jaiz Bank Plc. whilst currently serving as a Council Member of the Nigeria Stock Exchange.

He is a member of the Presidential Advisory Council on Industrial Relation, a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers and a Fellow of the Certified Pension Institute of Nigeria.

He is happily married with children.