The General Manager of Services for National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS) is Alhaji A. Y. Gumai.
Alhaji A. Y. Gumai graduated as a lawyer from Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria in Kaduna state of Nigeria.
He is a career Civil Servant with varying challenging responsibilities. In his working career, he was once a reputable school Headmaster. He was also a distinguished Magistrate Grade II, High Court Registrar before his memorable stint at the Bauchi Broadcasting Corporation where he served as the Senior Administrative Officer. He soon climbed through the ranks as the Acting Secretary and finally the Acting General Manager of the Bauchi Broadcasting Corporation.
In 1985, Alhaji Gumai was appointed Company Secretary of the New Nigeria Newspapers, Limited, Kaduna. In early 1990, he was appointed Commissioner ofInformation & Culture of Bauchi State, before his appointment as Company Secretary & Legal Adviser, Nigerian Petroleum Development Company Limited (NPDC) a subsidiary of NNPC in November 1990. Alhaji Gumai was promoted to the position of Executive Director, Services in NPDC in August 1999; there he acted at different times, as the Managing Director, NPDC, Benin City.
In 2003, Alhaji Gumai was posted to NAPIMS as the General Manager, Services. He has acted at various times as Group General Manager, NAPIMS Lagos.