Director, Renewable Conventional Energy Technology

Engr. Abbas Gummi

Engr. Gummi from Zamfara State was born on 4th June, 1959. He is a 1980 graduate of Mechanical Engineering from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria with a post graduate Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Technology from the University of Manchester, Institute of Science and Technology (1985).

He started his working career with the Mobil Producing Nigeria in 1982 from where he proceeded to the Nigeria Industrial Development Bank; Sokoto Investment Company; Sokoto State Ministry of Commerce; Presidency/State House; Federal Ministry of Works; Office of the Head of Service while his previous posting was Director (Permanent Secretary’s Office) with the Federal Ministry of Health. He joined The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Abuja in September, 2013 as the Director, Chemical Technology and Energy Research (CTER) Department.

Engr. Gummi is currently an active member of the following professional bodies; The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and The Council of Registered Engineers of Nigeria (COREN).

He is happily married with five children.