by Mitchelle Uzorka
To further align its operations with global best practice, and also enjoy the benefits of the implementation of the Petroleum Industry Act, the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd has appointed five Executive Vice Presidents.
The appointment is part of the progress being made in the ongoing reforms of the NNPC Ltd as well as enable the National Oil Company further position itself to be able to effectively compete globally and to establish continuity of leadership in critical business areas; uplift younger people to positions of authority and remove weak leaders from critical roles.
The Appointees include Executive Director, Upstream, Adokiye Tombomieye, who has been named the Executive Vice President (Upstream); while the Group Executive Director, Downstream, Engr. Adeyemi Adetunji will now take the role of Executive Vice President (Downstream).
Also, the Executive Director, Gas and Power, Abdulkabir Ahmed will now become the Executive Vice President, Gas, Power and New Energies, while Inuwa Danladi has been named the Executive Vice President, Business Services.
It also named Mrs Oritsemeyiwa Eyesan as the Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Sustainability; while Chidi Momah becomes the General Counsel for the National Oil Company.