Habiba is an associate within the Africa Energy Program based in Nigeria. She supports RMI’s efficient demand stimulation efforts in Nigeria by encouraging the productive use of energy in agriculture to enable rural economic development.
Prior to joining RMI, Habiba was a senior associate at Boston Consulting Group Lagos, where she worked on a range of projects in the energy and public sectors. Before that, she completed her PhD in energy systems modeling from Imperial College London. Her research focused on national electricity systems planning for the UK and Nigeria to find ways to deliver the Paris Agreement in those countries. She also advised the UK Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy on its carbon dioxide removal programs and coauthored a couple of books on the same topic.
BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Oxford
MS, Chemical Engineering, University of Oxford
PhD, Energy Systems Modeling, Imperial College London