Kunle started his career in 1995 with ECO Bank in the Credits & Operations department before joining Sahara Energy Group as an Operator in 2000, rising through the ranks to occupy various top positions. In 2005, Kunle was appointed the Deputy Managing Director – Product Trading and Operations for Sahara Trade West Africa which traded in Crude, Middle distillates, condensate, Naphtha, and Fuel Oil and exported Crude, Fuel Oil, Naphtha, Condensate, and imported middle distillates and Base oils into Nigeria, Ghana, and Benin Republic. In 2007 he was appointed Acting Managing Director for Sahara Energy Resource (Nig) Ltd, and in 2009, he was appointed the Managing Director of Sahara Energy International PTE Ltd. Singapore, with a mandate to promote a first class trading company in Asia. After a successful period of fifteen (15) months serving in Singapore, Kunle returned to Nigeria where he joined Optima Energy Resources Ltd. as the Trading Director in April 2010 to expand it’s downstream business in Nigeria. Kunle holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in Business Administration from the University of Lagos, Nigeria.
Ifeanyi Odor holds a master’s degree holder from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomoso Oyo State in Safety Technology Management and a bachelor’s degree in Marine Biology from the University of Calabar. He has professional certifications in NEBOSH IGC and General Health, Safety, and Environment from the Nigeria Institute of Safety Professionals Warri and Lagos respectively. He cumulatively has over fourteen (14) years of work experience in safety, and equipment maintenance and installation in the Oil and Gas sector and the Construction Industry. In his current role at Terminal Manager, he is responsible for the overall strategic Management of the Terminal to ensure peak performance, profitability, and full compliance with internal policies and external regulatory requirements. An astute safety professional, he understands and ensures compliance to the safety codes and regulations set forth by State and Federal agencies. He is a Member, Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Fire Protection Association of Nigeria, World Safety Organization, National Industrial Safety Council of Nigeria, Nigeria Red Cross Society, and Police Community Relationship Committee (PCRC).
SAMUEL KEHINDE BELLO
Head, Finance and Accounts
Samuel Bello is a versatile finance professional with over 18 years of hands-on experience spanning specialized areas such as Financial Reporting (including group reporting), Financial Control and Management, Business Intelligence and Performance Management, Strategy Formulation and Implementation, Risks Evaluation and Management, Treasury Operations, and Budgetary Control. Prior to joining Africa Terminals Nigeria Limited. Before joining Africa Terminals as the Head of Finance and Accounts, he worked with Humble Energy Limited as Finance Manager where he contributed immensely to the development of the financial reporting processes and templates. Samuel holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) and Master of Business Administration (MBA) degrees in Accounting & Finance, from the University of Ilorin and Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. He is an associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ACA).
Head, Corporate Services
Onyinye is an experienced Human Resource and organizational management and administration expert with more than fifteen (15) years of progressive work experience within the public sector, manufacturing, consulting, and oil and gas sectors. In her current role as the Head of Corporate Services with Africa Terminals Nigeria Limited (ATNL), she is actively responsible for supporting Senior Management in the development, and implementation of ATNL’s strategic plans, managing the administrative function of the company and ensuring overall organizational compliance to all relevant local and international statutory standards. She is intentional about developing and managing relationships with all internal and external stakeholders, government regulators, and other strategic relationships. She holds a master’s degree in Human Resource Management and is a certified Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD).
As a seasoned IT professional, Oladapo's experience spans over 10 years working as the IT team lead in the various sectors of the economy he had worked. Before joining Africa Terminals, Oladapo oversees the IT department of one of the most prestigious Law firms in Lagos, Nigeria, with branches in Abuja, Uyo, Warri, and Port-Harcourt. During this period, he was responsible for the designing, setup, and configuration of the network, implemented the site-to-site VPN connection from the Lagos head office to its branch offices, and directed the daily IT operations of the Firm. He also supervised the deployment of legal software that enabled seamless process automation in the Firm. Here at Africa Terminals, he designed the IT Infrastructures from conception to completion and managed the same across its various locations. His core areas are networking, IP voice solution, Microsoft 365 Azure, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Exchange Server, Windows Server, Google G-suite, Surveillance Solution, and hardware repair. He presently, coordinates and directs the operations of the IT department.