Engr. Nasiru A. Dantata, fondly called Engr. Nasiru, studied at Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, where he bagged his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and subsequently Master of Science in Construction Management. His academic excellence earned him various awards which include Sears B. Condit Award; Dean’s List. He was inducted into the Golden Key National Honor Society as well as Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society. He was elected President of Northeastern African Students Organization (NASO) and was a Member of International Students Forum (ISF).
After his first degree, he worked with Julius Berger Nig. PLC as Engineer’s Assistant. While studying for his Masters’ Degree, he worked as Graduate Research Assistant at Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Engr. Nasiru is a member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers and registered with COREN.
He is currently the Executive Director, Business Development and Projects Operations at Dantata & Sawoe Construction Company Nigeria Limited. Engr. Nasiru Dantata is highly respected, accessible and humble. He serves on the Boards of SunTrust Bank, Dantata Solar and Dantata Town Developers Limited.
Engr. Nasiru Dantata was elected President of FOCI on 29th June, 2017, a position he is to hold for the next five years.