Bashari Mohammed Gumel is a seasoned administrator who began his early career as a civil servant in 1968.
Alhaji Bashari M. Gumel is an alumnus of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. As a civil servant, Gumel rose to the position of Permanent Secretary in 1980 when he retired to venture into private business. He holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Public & Social Administration from South Devon Technical College, Torquay, England.
Gumel sits on the Board of several companies and is currently the Chairman of Jafa Foam Products Limited.