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PROFILE OF BARRISTER JIMOH IBRAHIM, LLM (HAVARD) GCEO, NICON Group of Companies
 

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Barrister Jimoh Ibrahim attended Obafemi Awolowo university where he obtained the Bachelor of Law degree, and, subsequently, the Masters degree in Public Administration (with Distinction). Thereafter, he attended the prestigious Harvard University , Massachusetts , USA and obtained a combined Masters degree in Law and International Tax. He was called to the Nigerian Bar as Solicitor and Advocate of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.

Barr. Jimoh Ibrahim was the Best Student (International Law) at the LL.B Final class, 1991. He was also Best Student in the following courses at Masters degree level: Analysis & Decision Making,

Advanced Public Administration, Local Government Administration & Management, Ethics & Accountability in Administration,

Best Masters Project Dissertation, Management of Intergovernmental relations and Urban & Rural Development Administration.

Barr. Jimoh Ibrahim has a rich experience in Tax Administration, Tax Reform and Financial Management. At one time, he was appointed as the Chief Consultant to the Federal Government of Nigeria on Petroleum Tax Payment, Collection and Monitoring; member, Federation Accounts Allocation Committee, and Chairman, Special Committee of the Federation Accounts.

At another time, he was a Consultant to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tax Reforms in Croatia and Lithuania; Consultant to the Federal Government of Nigeria on Value Added Tax (VAT); a key member of the team that designed Tax Reform for the state of Bangladesh; Head of the Nigerian delegation to the United Nations Conference on “Governance & Public Administration” held in Hong-Kong in 1994.

Jimoh Ibrahim was the Commonwealth of Nations Delegate to the United Arab Emirate, to attend the International convention on Governance and Public Administration, at the invitation of the Commonwealth.

An astute, forward-looking and development-focused politician, Barr Ibrahim was a member: National Board of Trustee of the All Nigeria People's Party (ANPP); National Legal Adviser; Member, Finance Committee; Member Publicity Committee, and Vice-Chairman, Presidential Inner caucus, as well as the Party's Governorship candidate in Ondo state of Nigeria during the 2003 general elections.

Barr Jimoh Ibrahim was the Executive Secretary, African Center for Policy Studies, a policy analysis and capacity building institution. He was the Coordinator of, and key Resource person at, the First National Conference of Permanent Secretaries and the first Annual Conference of Directors in Public service.

Jimoh Ibrahim, less than two (2) years ago, set up the Global Fleet Oil & Gas, a downstream company, which remains a point of study to management and financial development in many places. He started the company with three (3) filling stations, which, in eighteen (18) months, increased to 156 stations that are spread across, predominantly, in the rural areas of Kaduna , Abuja Ondo, Ogun, Oyo, Osun, Ekiti, Kogi, Kwara and Edo states of Nigeria . The essence being to help in rural development and make essential products like Kerosene available to the poor, so they can appreciate the deregulation policy of the federal Government of Nigeria. From a workforce of 26 at inception, it is now 4,017 Nigerians.

Before Ibrahim established Global Fleet Oil & Gas Ltd in 2003 and assumed responsibility as the CEO, he practiced Law as a Solicitor and Advocate. A prolific writer, he has authored three (3) books: Indigenous Governances in Nigeria and a 2-volume biography on Hon Justice Mohammed Bello, a former Chief Justice of Nigeria.

Barr Jimoh Ibrahim is also currently the GCEO, NICON Group of Companies ; Member, Board of Directors, Great Nigeria Insurance (GNI) PLC, as well as Sub-Chairman, Claim Payment & Finance of GNI PLC.

Barr Ibrahim is a renowned philanthropist of note, awarding 500 scholarships to Ondo state indigenes in Higher institutions in 2000 & 2001;he likewise awarded 500 scholarships to Ondo and Ekiti state indigenes in Higher institutions in 2002.This is in addition to 54 scholarships awarded to the people of Ilaje-Odo, Okitipupa Local Government in 1994.

Barr Jimoh Ibrahim is a model, an orator and an encouragement to the younger generation.

Young Jimoh Ibrahim recently turned 39, having been born on February 24, 1967. He is happily married and blessed with four (4) lovely children.