Kashim Bukar Shettima

Kashim Bukar Shettima


Currently employed at BARBEDOS GROUP


Previous: Kaduna Polytechnic, Kufena College, Zaria/ Government College



    The owner of Barbedos Group of Companies in Nigeria, Kashim Bukar Shettima also serves in a leadership capacity with a number of subsidiary companies. As a member of the executive team of Barbedos Oil and Gas Services Limited, he provides strategic guidance for the company as it continues its recent trend of considerable expansion and growth. Thanks to the efforts of Kashim Bukar Shettima, Barbedos Oil and Gas remains a completely Nigerian-owned company and has established partnerships with several other prominent oil companies in the region. In 2006, Barbedos Oil and Gas Services officially began operating as an independent oil trading company under the Companies and Allied Matters Act of 1990. The company concentrates its fuel oil lifting activities in several industry hotspots in Nigeria, including the Warri Refinery and the Port Harcourt Refinery. In addition to exporting naphtha and fuel oil from Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and Pipelines and Product Marketing Corporation refineries, the company possesses expertise in activities ranging from crude oil refinement to refined product development. To help Barbedos Oil and Gas meet its goals of sustained development and growth, Kashim Bukar Shettima established business relationships with local and foreign banks, which supply a trade finance pool of more than $300 million. Due to its high degree of financial support and low interest rates, the company has been able to significantly increase its market share and streamline its operations at all levels. Aside from his work with Barbedos Oil and Gas, Kashim Bukar Shettima helps manage companies in fields such as automobile sales and services, aviation, and agricultural development.




From January 2002 to Present


  • CEO