Engineer Bassey Usang Bassey is the Africa Continental Chairman of the AICC. He is a Chartered Civil Engineer who trained in Nigeria, the UK and France.
He is the CEO of Yves Bee Ltd., an Engineering Consultancy Firm which has successfully completed several Engineering projects funded by the World Bank, European Union, African Development Bank, Unicef, Federal Government of Nigeria, Niger Delta Development Commission, National Integrated Power Projects, Cross River State Government of Nigeria and Private Entities. Yves Bee Ltd. was declared winner: Best Dam, Water & EIA Consulting Firm 2012 by Institute for Government Research & Leadership Technology under the African Governance & Corporate Leadership Awards 2012.
In the year 2006, the Cross River State Government of Nigeria presented Engr. Bassey an award with the citation “A foremost Engineer with unblemished Public Service career”.
He is a Former General Manager, Cross River State Water Board, former Chairman of the Governing Council of the Federal Polytechnic, Mubi, Adamawa State, Nigeria and currently sits on the Board of some private companies. He has publications to his credit.
Engr. Bassey is a committed Christian and an Elder of the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria. He works closely with several para church groups such as the Scripture Union, Nigeria Fellowship of Evangelical Students (NIFES), Calvary Ministry (CAPRO), Intercessors for Nigeria (IFN) and Qua for Christ Crusade amongst others.
He is married to Victoria and the union is blessed with five grown up children and six grandchildren.