Wakil Usman studied M.Sc Accounting and Financial Management at Coventry University and graduated in 2017. Since graduating they have been working as Mortgage Banker. Of their time at Coventry University they said; “ I've got alot of experience both in UK and CovUni. To mention few are: 1. Internationalisation: creating a network of diverse people from different backgrounds, countries , etc. 2. Research Proficiency: I've learned modern ways of conducting research with easy access to resources. 3. Flexible lecture schedules with professional lecturers and conducive learning environment. 4. Active participation of the university in corporate social responsibility programs such as scholarships, external project fundings, etc. 5. How Corporate Governance is practiced globally with special in depth knowledge of corporate failures. One important thing I achieved in the University was Exposure to Research. How to select a research topic, availability of data, timeframe and many more. This has helped me. This was an outstanding skill and knowledge I obtained only in Coventry University." Since graduating, Professional Achievements include: 1. Working with Likeminds Project (a Maiduguri based NGO) as a Finance Officer. August 2017 to August 2018. 2. Payroll Officer in Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria from August 2018 to date. Other professional achievements includes: 1. Senior Business Diplomacy and Financial Manager(SBDFM) with the Institute of Business Diplomacy and Financial Management (IBDFM) in August 2019. 2. Certified National Accountant (CNA) with the Nigerian College of Accountancy in September 2020. 3. Member sub-committee on 5 years strategy implementation for Federal Mortgage Bank Of Nigeria.
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