Founding Shareholders

Olayemi Cardoso

Olayemi Cardoso - Chairman

  • Chairman-Citibank Nigeria
  • Former Board Member of Chevron Oil Nigeria Plc.
    (Downstream Company)
  • BSc Finance & Accounting - Aston University, UK
  • MSc Public Administration from Havard University

Deep relationships with Financial Institutions and Private Equity Investors. Access to Capital Markets

Peter Buchanan

Peter Buchanan - Director

  • Founder and CEO of Valiant Petroleum Plc., a UK listed oil and gas producer sold to Ithaca for US$ 450 million.
  • Started career with BP as petroleum geologist and worked as a Director at Royal Bank of Scotland where he was involved in over US1 Billion of debt, mezzanine and equity funding.
  • MSc and PhD in Structural geology from Imperial College, London.

Extensive global Oil and Gas industry experience

Tosin Shobo

Tosin Shobo - Managing Director

  • 25 Years of International Business Development experience with Centrica Plc., Marathon Oil Corporation, Citibank, Mobil Oil and 5 years of Gulf of Guinea strategy consulting experience for Mid Cap (Market Cap circa US$ 20 billion) oil and gas Exploration and Production companies.
  • UK ACCA qualified Accountant with MBA and BSc Chemical Engineering from University of Lagos.

Long standing Government Relationships with Oil producing countries in West Africa, IOC’s and Independents