Mr. Collins AmadiAg. Managing Director Collins Amadi’s journey in the oil and gas industry spans over 30 years with turnkey projects delivery and commissioning in major oil & gas industries across the Niger Delta. A Gas Gathering and Optimization expert, his process mastery and global markets insight places him in the league of leading industry minds.
He graduated in Process and Control Engineering from Twente University in the Netherlands and has attained Advanced Process and Automation Engineering Certifications. Mr Amadi is a Hands-on Engineer and at home on any Oil & Gas Upstream or Downstream facility. He is a passionate deliverer of production targets, a mentor and team builder and an ardent promoter of Personal and Environmental Safety.
Mr. Collins Amadi is happily married and blessed with children.
Mr. Sunday AKPODUADODeputy Managing Director (Operation,MTCE and Logistics) Mr. Sunday Akpoduado joined Belemaoil in 2017. He is a competent and skilled Operations Geophysicist in seismic data acquisition since the 1980’s. He graduated with a B.Sc. Degree in Applied Geophysics from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria and has over 32 years experience working...
extensively in different parts of the world; delivered over 40 projects. He is experienced in towed streamers, sea bed systems and Ocean Bottom deployment of nodes. He is an Active Member of the Society of Exploration Geophysics, Tulsa Oklahoma, USA
Engr. Samuel DambaniDeputy Managing Director (Business Diversification/ New Business Ventures development and Engineering) Samuel Dambani is a driven and result-oriented individual with Twelve (12) years of highly rewarding experience in the oil and gas industry. He holds a first degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the Rivers State University of Science and Technology with a master’s degree (MSc & DIC) in Petroleum
Engineering from the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College London giving him a multidisciplinary background that is suited to the collaborative approach in modern hydrocarbon exploration and production. He is affiliated to the following organizations: SPE, LPS, EAGE, IEEE, NSBE and NSE.
Mr. Paul BELLOHead – Corporate Finance Paul A. Bello is a First-Class graduate of Economics from Obafemi Awolowo University. He also bagged M.Sc General Management and MBA (Finance and Account) from University of Ibadan respectively...
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He is a Chartered Accountant and Associate member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). Paul Bello has over 23 years of Banking and Financial Services experience in Budget Planning, Financial Management, Operational Efficiency, Risk Management and Control, Audit and Compliance, Strategic Business Solution and other corporate services. Paul joined Belemaoil in 2018 as Head, Finance, Accounts and Administration.
Kennedy Okechukwu Dike ACIPM, FSM, FMCIGM, Human Resources Kennedy Okechukwu Dike is a seasoned Human Resources practitioner with over 20 years’ experience spanning the entire spectrum of general business management. He fits perfectly into the concept of a modern-day strategic HR business partner.Prior to joining Belemaoil Producing Ltd...
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Mr. Dike was the Group Head, Human Resources of Notore Chemical Industries Plc and her subsidiaries namely Notore Power Infrastructure Ltd and Notore Seeds Ltd.
A certified HR Manager and a certified Competency Mapping Expert, Mr. Kennedy Dike graduated from the University of Calabar, Calabar in 1994.
He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria and currently the Vice Chairman of the Rivers State Chapter of the Institute and also Chairman, Personnel Practitioners Consultative Association Rivers 1 Branch. He is also a Fellow of Mentoring and Career Development Institute of Nigeria; Fellow, Institute of Strategic Management Nigeria, Member, Learning Development Network International (LDNI) and Member, Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM).
A renowned administrator with vast leadership experience, Mr. Dike served as a member of the Governing Council of the University of Calabar, Calabar from 2009 to 2013 where he served as the Chairman of the prestigious Joint Council Senate Committee on Endowments.
He is married with children.
Engr. Boma OKUCHABAGM, Production/Engineering Boma Okuchaba has a Master's Degree in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA. He has over 18 years of experience in the Oil and Gas Industry.
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He started his career in the Petroleum industry working for Schlumberger Oilfield Services for 5-1/2 years. After obtaining his Master’s Degree in Petroleum Engineering, he spent 8 years working for BP America (Deep water Gulf of Mexico) and BP Angola.
Mr. Samuel Abel JUMBOHead Corporate/External Affairs Mr. Abel-Jumbo holds an M.Sc. degree in Development Studies from the University of Port Harcourt, and an LL.M in International Business Law from the University of Liverpool, United Kingdom. With over 19 years cognate corporate experience spanning across the Public, Private, Construction, and Oil & Gas Sectors, most of which at managerial level, his...
specialties include Corporate Law, Corporate Communications and Interface, Corporate Strategy and Business Planning, Sustainable Development Strategy, Stakeholder Relationship Engagement and Management, Community Relations, Brand & Media Management, and Public Affairs Advisory; with high level multitasking, analytical, negotiation, and dispute resolution skills. He is resourceful and efficient, with membership of the following professional associations: International Bar Association (IBA), Chartered Institute of Arbitration, (UK), Nigerian Bar Association, Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN), and Professional Negotiators and Mediators, Nigeria (PNM).
Samuel has had the privilege of undergoing several trainings, conferences, and workshops over the years within and outside Nigeria.
He is married to Roxanah with three children.
MR VIRTUE AMACHREE, FCAHead, Petroleum Accounting/ Supply Chain Management Virtue Amachree holds a BSc in Accountancy from the Rivers State University of Science and Technology (now Rivers State University) with an MSc in view at the University of Liverpool. He is a seasoned Chartered Accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN), a member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM), an astute, dynamic and diverse Finance, Supply chain and Business executive with over 16 years' experience in the local and international upstream oil and gas industry.
Results orientated achiever with a hands-on approach and successful track record in Moni Pulo Limited (Petroleum development), Afren Energy PLC, Oriental Energy, and now Belemaoil Producing Limited. Key skills including planning, problem-solving, decision making, communicating, managing a diverse workforce, implementing change, delivering shareholders expectations, and continuous quality improvement in challenging environments. Virtue Amachree is a multidisciplinary talented individual within the Exploration and Production sphere, He has undergone several technical and managerial training over the years within and outside Nigeria.
Virtue Amachree is happily married with children.
Mr. Abubakar Sani GafaiSenior Adviser, Security Mr. Abubakar Sani Gafai has over 20 years of experience in Security Operations both in Nigeria and overseas. Mr. Gafai graduated with B.A. combined (Hons) History/Political Science from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria in 1987 and also holds two Master's degrees in Industrial and Labour Relations, and Diplomacy and International Relations from the Universities of Ilorin and Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State respectively. He is currently the Head of Security Operations at Belemaoil Producing Limited. Mr. Gafai is happily married with children.
Engr. Oyelere OyeyemiHead, Gas Development & Engineering Engr. Oyelere Oyeyemi is seasoned energy professional with wide-ranging expertise in Oil and Gas industry, a subject matter expert in Process Engineering, Project Management, and Gas Field Development. He holds a Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering (B.Tech), a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, and a Master in Process Engineering from the University of Lagos.
Prior to joining Belemaoil, Oyeyemi worked with Saipem (a subsidiary of Eni group) on various oil and gas EPC projects of varying complexities. He has over 14 years of cognate experience in Process Design, Commissioning/Start-up, and Operation of oil and gas facilities. He is a member of Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Nigerian Gas Association (NGA), APEGS, IChemE, and COREN Registered Engineer.
Oyeyemi joined Belemaoil in 2016, he is currently the Head of Gas Development & Engineering for Belemaoil Producing Limited.
Engr. Dickson Ngowari DickHead, Facility Engineering Engr. Dickson Ngowari Dick has over 10 years of experience in the oil and gas production industry. Engr. Dick graduated with a Bachelor of technology from the University of Science and Technology Rivers State in 2008 and also went on to get his NSE and COREN certifications.
He is currently the Head of Facility Engineering Department and Supply Chain Management at Belemaoil Producing Limited.
Mr Umorh MoroHead, Health Safety and Environment (HSE) Mr Umorh Moro is a pragmatic and convergent thinker. These identities are deeply illustrative of who he is and the work he does. His belief that “Safety doesn't happen by accident” has spurred his intentionality and dedication towards this mission of safety. His MSc. and BSc. certifications in Public Health and Biomedical Science respectively from the University of Bedfordshire, U.K., have successfully provided the spring for his jump into the world of HSE.
His over 12 years of experience which spans from the Education sector to the Health sector and to the Oil and Gas sector has carved him into the perfect lead for this role and made concrete his ability to develop, motivate and direct teams in a matrix organization. As HSE lead, he wields the aptitude to communicate effectively with regulatory authorities, government officials, major stakeholders, and senior executives within the organization. He also creates and manages budgets including resource allocation and priority setting. Umorh is affiliated with the following organizations: NES, NISE, IOSH, and ISPON.
He is happily married to the delectable Karina Moro.
Mr. Oseremen EhiagwinanHead, Security Oseremen Ehiagwinan is an accomplished Security practitioner with over 20 years experience in the oil and gas industry. He is a graduate of History from the University of Benin, Benin City and has a Master's Degree in History and International Relations from Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
A Certified Security Management Professional (CSMP) from the International Security Management Institute (ISMI) UK and a member of American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS), Mr. Ehiagwinan is a problem solver and believes challenge can be surmounted or managed. He is an excellent manager of people and resources ensuring that the monetary value for every activity is met. Mr. Ehiagwinan is happily married with children.