Zulkifil Abba has over 10 years experience in Energy Consulting and Project Finance. He is the founder of Oil & Gas servicing companies Petroflow Integrated Consultants (www.petroflowintegratedconsultants.com) Ltd which deals with Surface and Engineering services, and a Director in petrovision for sub surface and reservoir engineering services and Petroquip Nigeria Ltd which deals with project management, procurement and equipment supplies to oil and gas companies.
Zulkifil is one of the Founders and a former Director of Mainstream Energy Solutions Ltd ,concessioneers of the 1300MW Kainji and Jebba hydro power station, the largest hydro power station in Nigeria.
He served as the Principal Special Assistant to His Excellency The Executive Governor of Adamawa State between 2008-20013 and was the Head of The Project Development and Finance Unit of the the Special Projects and Programmes Unit (SPPU) of the Adamawa State Government, an initiative to deliver services to the Grass Root Socio Economic Empowerment programme.
He is a Member of the Society for Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Member, Association of Independent Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN), Member, International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE), Member, Scottish Oil Club and Member of the Energy Institute, United Kingdom
He holds an MSc. in Energy Studies with Specialization in International Oil and Gas Management from the University of Dundee, Scotland. He also has a BSc in Economics, and an OND in Accountancy both from the University of Maiduguri, Nigeria. He attended the Airforce Military School, Jos Nigeria