Experience & Activities
Tukur is a foundation staff and currently the general manager of Gemstone Microfinance. He is a results-oriented Microfinance expert with over twelve (12) years of progressive experience covering every facet of microfinancing across several microfinance institutions.
Having undergone the rudiments of Microfinance Operations from his early days at Hududullah Microfinance, Tukur cut his teeth in small and medium enterprises’ financing as the years progressed. His expertise and leadership have been front and center in the rapid growth recorded by Gemstone Microfinance over the past two years.
Tukur is a Kings College Lagos old boy, and an alumnus of the Federal University of Technology Yola, where he bagged a B.Sc. degree in Economics. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk management of Nigeria, and has attended several professional courses covering Frontline leadership, Lending in an Uncertain Economy, Loan portfolio Development, Credit Portfolio Management, and Customer Service Excellence just to name a few.