THE MANAGEMENT TEAM
ABDULLAHI A. SULE
AG. GROUP MANAGING DIRECTOR
Engr. Abdullahi Sule has over 30 years experience in the Oil & Gas sector in the USA and Nigeria, Steel Production, Machine Shop Operations and the Sugar industry both in Nigeria and the United States of America. He holds a BSc. in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s degree in Industrial Technology from Indiana State University, United States. He was the MD/CEO of African Petroleum (AP) Plc, and Sadiq Petroleum Nigeria Limited.
GENERAL MANAGER, REFINERY OPERATIONS
Engr. Ogunwale holds a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, and a Diploma in Financial Management obtained from the University of Ibadan Consultancy Unit. With over 40 years experience in the sugar industry, Engr. Ogunwale is a well experienced sugar industry professional in the erection, commissioning, maintenance and management of sugar plants.
HEAD, DSR FLEET OPERATIONS
Rabiu Mohammed has over 30 years experience, which spans across production, plant, fleet, transport, logistics and warehouse management. He obtained a BSc in Economics and a Masters degree in Business Administration from the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. Rabiu began his career with Nigerian Bottling Company where he rose to Plant manager level, and have worked at various locations across Nigeria. He has held various positions of increasing responsibility and complexity in Transport and Logistics Divisions across Dangote Group.
CHIEF INTERNAL AUDITOR
Idowu Adenopo has over 23 years experience across professional practice and the manufacturing industry both in Nigeria and the United Kingdom. He holds a BSc (Hons) in Chemistry from the University of Lagos. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA), a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) of the Institute of Internal Auditors, North America and an Associate member of both the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria and the Nigerian Institute of Management.
AG. CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Etim Bassey has over 26 years experience across professional practice in Audit, Financial and Project Accounting in the private and public sectors in Nigeria. Mr. Bassey is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA), an associate Chartered Institute of Taxation, Nigeria, Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments and a member of the Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria. He holds a Masters degree in Corporate Governance from the Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds, England. In Dangote Group, he has occupied various strategic accounting and finance positions, across various Business Units.
HEAD HUMAN RESOURCE/ADMIN
Murtala Zubair holds a Bsc degree in Economics and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Bayero University, Kano and Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria respectively. With over 26 years’ experience in Human Resources Development and Management in the Nigerian public and private sectors, Murtala is responsible for DSR’s Human Resources, Administration and Security functions.
ADEBIYI LAWAL – SOLARIN
HEAD RISK MANAGEMENT
Ade Lawal holds a BSc with Honours in Computer System and Software Engineering from University of Greenwich, London, UK. He is a Professional Member of Institute of Risk Management (IRM) and Institute of Operational Risk (IOR), UK. With over 12 years experience that spans across consulting, financial services, and manufacturing, Ade is responsible for overseeing the Enterprise Risk Management function.
NSEOBOT EBONG EKPE
HEAD OF SUPPLY CHAIN
Nseobot is the Head of Supply Chain, in charge of the Materials and Procurement functions. He was the Head of Sales, Eastern Region before his reassignment. Mr. Ekpe obtained a Masters degree in Marketing from the ESUT Business School, Enugu and a BSc in Marketing from the University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State both in Nigeria. Nseobot has over 19 years’ experience in sales and marketing in the Manufacturing sector and FMCG sections of multinational organizations’ in Nigeria & Ghana.
HEAD OF SALES, NORTH
Mr. Abdulsalam Waya is responsible for the Northern Sales Region. He obtained a Higher National Diploma in Business Administration from Kano State Polytechnic and a Masters degree in Business Administration from Bayero University, Kano. Abdulsalam has over 25 years experience, which he spent in Dangote Group. He has worked in various capacities that cut across Inventory Management/Warehousing, Logistics and Sales/Marketing. He is a fellow of the Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (FNIMN), and a member of the National Institute of Management (MNIM).
AHMAD T. MOHAMMAD
HEAD OF SALES, LAGOS & WEST
Ahmad Tokunbo Mohammed is responsible for the Lagos & Western Sales Region. He obtained a BSc in Political Science from the University of Lagos, and a Masters degree in Managerial Psychology from the University of Ibadan. Ahmad has over 22 years experience in sales and marketing function, he is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Marketing, and an Associate member of Nigerian Institute of Management.