Kyari Abba Bukar is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Central Securities Clearing System (CSCS) Plc. Prior to joining CSCS in September 2011, Kyari was the MD/CEO at Valucard Nigeria Plc (now Unified Payments Plc) where he achieved phenomenal successes by transforming the business from a loss making, low morale and closed looped local e-payment player into a highly profitable, world – class, global payment processor in partnership with Visa International. Company.
His employment records also include working for FSB International Bank (now Fidelity Bank) where he rose to the position of Executive Director, E-Banking, Information Technology & Operations.
Kyari’s experience also takes into cognizance his term of employment at Hewlett-Packard in the United States where he held several positions amongst which are Process Engineer, Manufacturing Development Engineer, Performance Program Manager, Marketing Program Manager, Senior IT Consultant to Manager, Technical Marketing Section prior to his return to Nigeria.
His responsibilities at the Company equally covered organizing marketing program activities at various levels for the Mobile Computing Division of the Company.
He holds a Bsc. in Physics from Ahmadu Bello University Nigeria, M.S. Nuclear Engineering from Oregon State University Carvallis, Oregon and MBA from Portland State University Portland, Oregon.
Kyari is happily married and blessed with Children.