The Governing Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has approved the appointment of a new Registrar/Chief Executive, Professor Ahmed Modu Kumshe. He took over from former Registrar, Mr. John Evbodaghe, who retired on 31st December 2019.
Prof. Kumshe, holds a B.Sc in Accountancy from the University of Maiduguri in 1997, an M.Sc Accounting from the University of Lagos in 2002, M.B.A (Finance) from University of Maiduguri in 2003 and PhD in Accounting from Usman Dan Fodiyo University, Sokoto in 2012. He became a Professor in October, 2018.
Kumshe became an Associate of ICAN in 2001 and a Fellow in 2014. He joined the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) in 2003 and the Nigeria Accounting Association (NAA) in 2016. He also obtained a Certificate of Proficiency in Information Systems Management (CPISM) from APTECH Computer Education, Lagos in 2001.