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General Manager
Ali Bukar Ahmad

Prior to his appointment in April, 2024, he served as the General Manager in the Regulations and Compliance Department of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) with over 25 years of combine experience in Research, Technical Maintenance and Electricity Market Regulations through implementation and Compliance audit of the Grid Code, Market Rules, technical and commercial procedures, Codes, Orders and Directives. Studied and worked with Energy and Environmental Agencies in National and International in-outlook institutions.

He served as Chairman, West African Power Pool (WAPP) Committee on the engagement of consultant for the draft of Regional Grid Code. He also served as the Vice Chairman, Ecowas Regional Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERERA) Committee on the draft of West African Transmission Service Access and use Procedures from 2017 – 2018. He was the Interim Chairman, ERERA’s Committee of Regulators and Operators of West Africa Electricity in 2017. The Chairman, ERERA’s Consultative Committee of Operators from 2021 to date, as well as the Coordinator, United Nation University, Regional Center of Expertise (UNU – RECs) on Education for Sustainable Development, Kano.

Mr.  Ali Bukar Ahmad holds Master degree in Applied Physics (Atmospheric Electricity option), Master in Energy Law, Business, Regulation and Policy (in view 2024), a Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Change: Managing Risk from United Nations University. He has attended several local and international conferences, seminars and training programs.  
He is skilled, well experienced and demonstrates attention to details to ensure proficiency in industrial safety rules and regulations, strong interpersonal communication with team and clients to solve problems, an excellent personnel manager and foresighted with ability to produce high quality of job with effective time management. He has published up to twenty – eight articles in international journal and has a book in view for publication.

Ali Bukar is a Member, World Environmental Education Congress, Member, Congress Alliance, representing UNU RCEs, Member, Communication Committee, UNU Global RCEs – 2009 to 2013, Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Administration and Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Physics.

He is happily married with adorable children.

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