COSGROVE: Realestate, Investment, Infrastructure & Remodelling
Cosgrove Investment Limited is a real estate development and general construction company focused on offering top quality housing solutions for specific markets in Nigeria and West Africa. We focus on delivering tailored services with a level of professionalism and reliability equal to the best international developments.
Cosgrove offers specialized investment vehicles and advisory services to select clients. The experience and skills of our team gives us access to major deals and opportunities in the real estate sector.
Another core offering from Cosgrove is the provision of world-class, high-quality scalable infrastructure for both private and public projects.
Umar Abdullahi CEO, Cosgrove Investment Ltd
The Cosgrove founder, Umar comes with over 15 years varied experience in Real Estate Development, Investment, and Financial Services. Notably, Umar served as the pioneer Managing Director of Brains & Hammers Ltd. for 8 years. He directed the foundations for the company’s success; and spearheaded the conceptualization, development, construction, and management of a myriad of housing estates and gated communities. He is specially adept at managing complex projects and diverse teams. Most recently, under his leadership, Kano Economic City (a N167 billion Joint Venture project between Brains & Hammers and the Kano State Government) was consummated. Umar also brings extensive experience from his corporate banking background as well as expertise in negotiations with a commitment to compliance with corporate governance and fiscal discipline. An astute leader whose vision is achieving Cosgrove strategic business goals. His variegated International Executive Leadership training programs equip him for his new role to steer the company to achieve its long-term vision. Umar is a graduate of Bayero University, Kano and an alumnus of Cranfield University, UK and attends the Harvard Business School Executive Programs.
COSGROVE: Sustainable buildings
They also provides turnaround services for private firms, institutions and corporate bodies. We focus on transforming dormant or non-performing assets into viable sources of revenue; for instance, hotels, lettable spaces or housing solutions.