CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
A graduate of Civil Engineering from the Federal University of Technology Minna, Aliyu possesses over a decade’s worth of industry experience in various technical, operational and management roles.
He holds a Masters in Engineering Project Management from Coventry University, and an Executive Masters in Business Administration from The Institute for Management Development (IMD), Lausanne (Switzerland).
With a unique skill of managing complex projects, he has overseen the delivery of over 1,000 housing units and participated in the planning and initiation of 7,000 housing units across various projects in different locations.
Aliyu Aliyu is result-oriented and consistent in his pursuit to achieving professional excellence.
SADIQ SULEIMAN ABDULLAHI
Chief Operating Officer
Sadiq Suleiman Abdullahi is a seasoned Development Manager with over 18 years’ experience in the public and private sectors. His engagements cut across subject areas that include but are not limited to; Strategic Planning, Infrastructure Development, Operations & Process Management, and Human Capital Development.
He holds a B.Sc in Economics, an MBA in Entrepreneurial Management, and several Associate Memberships, including the Harvard Kennedy School of Government (USA), Dale Carnegie Of Georgia (USA), and Public Service Institute, Nigeria.
As a Doctoral student in Business Administration at Teesside Business School, Middlesbrough (UK), and Chief Operating Officer at Bilaad Realty, Sadiq plays an integral role in overseeing daily operations of the organization whilst driving critical processes targeted at promoting Inter-divisional Synergy & Collaboration, Strategy Execution, Leadership Development, and Continuous Improvement.
CHIEF FINANCe & Account OFFICER
A graduate of Accounting from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. Aishetu Usman started her career as a project finance officer where she learned the project management skills, treasury management, financial reporting, formulation and implementation of policies and procedures as well as business processes, monitoring and evaluation.
She rose through the ranks to the position of finance manager in a very short period as a result of her management skills. Over the years, Aishetu has managed different projects funded by the World Bank.
She has attended various training both locally and internationally. She holds a Professional Certificate in Islamic Banking and Finance (PCIBF) from the International Institute of Banking and Finance, Bayero University, and is very proficient in understanding and compliance of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). She is a good facilitator, and a strategist.
YAHYA AHMAD RUFAI
CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER
Yahya Ahmad Rufai is a graduate of Architecture from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, he holds a Master’s degree in Construction Project Management from Coventry University and is a Chartered Construction Manager from the Chartered Institute of Building. Yahya brings over 10 years experience in real estate construction to the management team of BILAAD REALTY LIMITED.
As a seasoned professional, he has operated in various capacities over the years, from site supervision to management roles, he has participated in the design, quality assurance and control, construction and delivery of over 800 housing units;
Yahya has proven to be a resourceful team-player across his work experiences. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), an Alumni of the Institute for Management Development (IMD), and Member association of project Management (APM).
ABDULLAHI IDRIS UMAR
CHIEF BUSINESS & STRATEGY OFFICER
Abdullahi Umar has over the last 10 years worked in several capacities across the public and private sectors, structuring public private partnership for residential and commercial real estate development, providing operations and process management strategies for business ventures.
As the Chief Business & Strategy Officer, he plays an active role in coordinating activities of the Business and Strategy Division. Abdullahi has several leadership and management certifications; an MBA from Nottingham Business School UK, and a B.Tech in Mathematics/Computer Science from the Federal University of Technology Minna, Niger State.
He also holds a Professional Certificate in Islamic Banking and Finance (PCIBF) from the International Institute of Banking and Finance, Bayero University, and most recently, a certificate in Disruptive Strategy from Harvard Business School Online.