He is a quintessential gentleman driven primarily by excellence. By this inherent nature, he has successfully transformed FIRST COLONY into one of the most formidable, dynamic and vibrant brands in the real estate sector of Nigeria.
He honed his skills over the years working with reputable firms such as Kingscourt Realtors, had a brief stint with Estatelinks, before joining Lawani Perjikins Consulting (Estate Surveyors & Valuers) where he resigned to set-up FIRST COLONY REAL ESTATE COMPANY LTD and HABIB SHITTU CONSULTING (Estate Surveyors & Valuers).
Habib obtained his HND in Estate Management from The Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi. He is an Associate Member of Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV). He is also a Registered Estate Surveyor and Valuer (RSV) with the Estate Surveyors and Valuers Registration Board of Nigeria (ESVARBON).