He began his career with Chevron Nigerian Limited in Lagos, Nigeria in 1999 as an intern and has worked for various other companies on different projects involving subsurface geological evaluation, real-time drilling and evaluation, well-logging and geosteering operations in various regions around the world.
During this time he has worked for Geotrex System Limited, Degeconek Nigeria Limited (Hydrocarbon and Management Consultants), Baker Hughes Inc., Sahara Exploration & Production and United Oil & Gas Consulting Limited.
Mr. Sanusi has handled projects in the following countries - Nigeria, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United States of America, Canada and Indonesia. Mr. Sanusi is a member of several oil & gas professional associations such as CSPG, AAPG, SPE, SPWLA and NAPE.
Mr. Sanusi obtained Honours Degree in Geology from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria