Dr. Chike Onyejekwe
Dr. Onyejekwe is the Group Managing Director of Aiteo Production and Development Company Limited. He is a Geologist by background with extensive depth and breadth of experience in the Oil and Gas industry spanning over 30 years. Dr. Chike has worked in various leadership and senior management positions within and outside Nigeria, covering Exploration, Development, Asset Management, Operations and Management. Along his career line, he had 5 years broadening overseas assignment to The Petroleum Development Company of Oman in the Middle East as Senior Production Geologist/Seismologist, where he was responsible for maturation of appraisal and development opportunities that added significant reserves and production to Sultanate of Oman. On coming back from Oman, he worked in different senior capacities in SPDC which include Divisional Head of Geology, Asset Development Manager, Chief Geologist, SPDC’s General Manager for Exploration before being appointed in 2008 as Managing Director of Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), Deep-Water operations. In 2014, Chike retired from SNEPCo and has since taken up the position of Group Managing Director of Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Production Company (AEEPCo), the largest Nigerian upstream independent indigenous Oil and Gas company which operates the 100km Nembe Creek Trunk Pipeline and the prolific OML 29 block in Niger Delta. Dr. Chike is an alumnus of Ashridge Business School of London and Wharton school of Business USA.