Management

Chuma Maduekwe, Managing Director/CEO
Mr. Maduekwe holds a B.Sc Degree in Banking and Finance from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and is a Fellow (FCA) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). Mr. Maduekwe is an Alumni of the Chief Executive Program of the Lagos Business School.

He started his career at ARTHUR ANDERSEN Lagos (now KPMG Professional Services in Nigeria) after his mandatory National Service which he did with DIAMOND Bank Limited. He left ANDERSEN LAGOS as a Senior Audit Consultant and joined CAPITAL ALLIANCE NIGERIA as a Senior Investment Associate.

Mr. Maduekwe took up appointment with Global Energy Company (GEC) as Head Non-Traditional Business Unit (NTB) in August 2004. The NTB Unit spear headed the acquisition of 90% equity stake in SDEM Erectors Nigeria Limited by GEC in December 2004 and he was seconded to SDEM Erectors Nigeria Limited as the Chief Operating Officer in January 2005.

In November 2006, the Board of SDEM Erectors formally appointed him as the substantive Managing Director with effect from January 1, 2007. In December 2010, Mr. Maduekwe with the backing of a group of investors successfully completed a Management Buy Out of Global Energy Company from SDEM Erectors Nigeria Limited.

 

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Michael Alawode, Executive Director - Technical
He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from the University of Lagos and a Master of Science Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Benin. He holds the Advanced Management Programme Diploma from the Lagos Business School.
 
Prior to joining Global Energy Company in 1998, he had worked for ABB and the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited. While in Global Energy Company, he has worked in various capacities before reaching the position of Manager Engineering Services. He has over 14 years oil and gas experience in Project management, Construction activities for production systems including pumps, flow lines and corrosion engineering in offshore and onshore platforms.
 
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Olumide Onimole, GM Finance, Admin & Support Services 
He is a graduate of Accounting from Yaba College of Technology and also holds a Masters in Business Administration in Finance from the University of Lagos. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and an Associate of Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.

Prior to joining Global Energy Company Group in 2005, he had spent 16 years working in the various divisions and subsidiaries of CFAO Nigeria PLC (a leading conglomerate engaged in the business of manufacturing and distributive trade), where he was responsible for all Financial, Accounting and Treasury activities. He started as an Assistant Accountant and grew to the position of a Chief Accountant, before joining SDEM Erectors Nigeria Limited as the Finance Manager.
 
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Emmanuel Achuzia, Business Development Manager
Mr. Emmanuel U. Achuzia holds a Bachelors of Art Degree in History and a Masters in International Law and Diplomacy (M.I.L.D) from the University of Jos in 1991 and 1995 respectively. He also holds a Senior Management Programme Diploma from the Lagos Business School Pan African University (SMP 30).

He has over 16 years working experience in both the private and public sector. Mr. Achuzia took up his appointment with Global Energy Company (GEC). in 2002, and was seconded to Nigerdock, where he worked in the Business Development Unit (BDU) and after GEC's divestment from Nigerdock, he was re-assigned to GEC.

In 2004, Mr. Achuzia was transferred to SDEM Erectors Nigeria Limited after the acquisition, where he currently heads the Business Development Department.