Umar is a Finance expert with extensive experience in conducting audits, examinations and investigations. He also has a vast experience in tax administration and compliance spanning over a decade. While in his previous employment with the Federal Inland Revenue Service, he was responsible for auditing various areas of taxation including Personal Income Tax (PIT), Pay as you Earn (PAYE), Company Income Tax (CIT), Value Added Tax (VAT) etc. In his experience as a tax consultant, he has also supported several companies in all areas of taxation.
Umar also serves as a consultant to the Finance Committee of the House of Representatives. He has also worked as Finance Controller in one of the leading Construction Companies in Northern Nigeria where he contributed significantly to the Company’s financial performance.
He holds a Bachelors Degree in Economics, a Masters Degree in Finance and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.