A trained Accountant, Mr. Hassan Usman graduated with a first-class degree in Accounting in 1985 from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, and became an Associate Member of ICAN in 1989. He obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Management in 1995 from Maastricht School of Management, Netherlands.
Mr. Usman also attended the Oxford University Advanced Management Programme in 2002. He worked as the Financial Controller of New Nigerian Development Company Limited, Kaduna until he joined NAL Merchant Bank PLC where he served as the Financial Controller and Treasurer respectively between 1996-2001. Mr. Usman had a stint with Inland Bank where he served as General Manager, Banking Services before rejoining NAL Bank as Deputy General Manager and Head, Business and Financial Advisory Group. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). He was appointed as the Managing Director of Jaiz Bank Plc by the Board of Directors in May 2016.