Washington University, St Louis, United States of America, 1966-1969, Bachelor of Arts Economic, 1968-1969, Master of Business Administration Finance, 1970-1972, Master of Arts Economic, 1972-1976, Doctor of Philosophy Economic. Spoken languages: Somali, English, Arabic.
Resident Representative, Uganda, African Department, International Monetary Fund since 1990. Senior Economist, African Department, 1983-1989, Economist, Western Hemisphere Department, 1981-1982, International Monetary Fund, Washington, District of Columbia. Resident Representative, International Monetary Fund, Jamaica, 1979-1980.
Economist, Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund, 1976-1979. Economist & Coord, Bankers Institute, Central Bank of Somalia, 1969-1970.
Member International Monetary Fund-World Bank African Bankers Club.
Spouse Fatima Ali Hassan, National of Somalia.