Usman was a Country Economist for the International Growth Centre Pakistan for six years. He is currently a Ph.D. Candidate in the Economics & Public Policy joint programme between the Economics Department & The Fletcher School at Tufts University. His research focuses on energy markets, air pollution, & disruptive climate change.
Usman has an M.S. in Economics from the Lahore University of Management Sciences & a B.A. in Economics from the National University of Singapore.