Abubakar Askira

Trustee

Abubakar joined the Board of Trustees in January 2017. Abubakar is a qualified leadership coach and mentor. Born in Nigeria, Abubakar currently lives in Wales and has worked for over 14 years across both the Welsh voluntary and public sectors including five years as a project development officer with Disability Wales. Driven by a passion for achieving equality for disabled people, Abubakar serves on the management committee of Disability in Wales and Africa and has previously worked in an advisory capacity to the Disability Rights Commission (Access Groups project) and served as non-executive director for Disability Wales.