Bitrus A. Haruna has over 28 years Development Finance experience. He joined the services of the Bank as an Investment Officer in 1987 and rose to the position of Assistant General Manager in 2012. An accomplished Credit Analyst, Bitrus has served in various positions in the Bank. He was Head of Lending in North-Central (Abuja) Zone from 2003-2005, Branch Manager, Birnin Kebbi (2005) and Dutse (2011), Head of Audit, Bauchi Zone (2011-2013) and Team Leader for loan Generation and monitoring/supervision in charge of North-Central and South-West geo-political zones of Nigeria.
He graduated in 1985 with a Bachelor of Engineering Degree from the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. A Fellow of the institute of Credit Administration of Nigerian, he is a member of Nigeria Society of Engineers (COREN) and Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM). He is the Head of Classified Assests Management Department.