OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM
VINCENT U.K. AJALA - EXECUTIVE VICE CHAIRMAN
Vincent holds a post Graduate Certificate in Management from Oxford University, England. Prior to this he had obtained a Higher National Diploma from the Institute of Management and Technology Enugu in 1982. He has over 25 years working experience.
He worked briefly at Oxford University Press (now UPL), Ibadan for a period of one and half years before joining British Caledonian Airways (now British Airways). At various times he was the Manager responsible for Systems, Customer Relations, Sales and Marketing, Executive Club and operations. He rose to the position of Area Facilities & Purchasing Manager, West Africa; a post he held until March 2006 when left to join Masters Energy Oil & Gas Limited.
Vincent is also an Alumnus of the prestigious Lagos Business School (LBS), the Pan African University, IESE Business School Barcelona, Spain and a member of Nigerian Institute of Management.
OGAH, SABINA -DIRECTOR
Sabina is a specialist in Business Management. She has built a successful career spanning over 10 years mainly in the private sector. She holds National Diploma in Accounting from Institute of Management and Technology (IMT), Enugu and a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) from Enugu State University of Technology (ESUT).
She attended many courses in Business Management including Accounting, Banking and Finance both locally and overseas. She has attended various courses in Lagos Business School (LBS) and Oxford Princeton, London.
Dappa, Patience – Group Managing Director
Mrs. Patience Dappa has more than 20 years experience in the legal profession. She oversees the company's legal affairs as general counsel and secretary. She is the principal partner in Pat Dappa & Associate, a reputable firm of Solicitors and Advocates.
Before establishing Pat Dappa and Associates, Mrs. Dappa was an Attorney with Alegeh & Associates specializing in Property, Company Law and Litigation. Prior to joining Alegeh & Associates, she was with T & A Management Consultants as Company Secretary and Legal Adviser.
She was involved in proof reading the Laws of Delta State in 2005. She is an Arbitrator (ACIArb), a member of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK), International Bar Association and Nigeria Bar Association.
Mrs. Dappa holds a Bachelor of Law Degree (LLB) from the University of Calabar, Masters Degrees in Law (LLM) and in Humanitarian Law and Refugee Studies (MHRS) respectively from the University of Lagos. Mrs. Dappa is the Executive Director, Group Company Secretary & Head of Legal.
Usen, Chinyere Martha – Company Secretary
Mrs Chinyere Usen is a lawyer with about 17 years experience in the legal profession. She joined the company in 2008 as Company Secretary of a subsidiary, Olive Micro Finance Bank Limited.
She had previously worked with the Co-operative and Commerce bank Plc, Petroleum Trust Fund, Marton Blaise Nigeria, Ekulo Group of Companies in various capacities. She is a member of several professional bodies including the Nigerian bar association, Chartered Institute of arbitrators, and is also an Advocate of Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Mrs. Usen holds a Bachelor of Law Degree (LLB) from the Imo State University, Masters Degrees in Law (LLM) and in Public Administration from the University of Lagos and Abia State University respectively.
ENGR AMECHI GREGORY DIBIA - CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Engr Gregory holds a Masters Degree in Industrial Engineering in 1996 and a Bachelor of Engineering (Production Engineering) 1991 both from the University of Benin- (Benin City).
Amechi has 20 years working experience in Lubricant blending. Before joining to lead the progressive Alsa Petrochemical Industries Limited team in April 2016 Gregory was the General Manager (Dozzy Oil & Gas LTD) reporting to the Managing Director. Whilst in Dozzy Oil & Gas Ltd he distinguished himself in developing and implementing long, medium and short term production and marketing strategies of the company which drove very high volume growth in both production and sales revenue.
Gregory is incredibly grounded in lubes marketing and management of marketing channels to ensure customer satisfaction. Gregory is a team player who synchronizes the work force through training, motivation and warm interpersonal relationship.
Much earlier he was the Technical Sales Manager (CONOIL PLC) between 2003 and 2005 reporting to the Head Lubricant Business.
MR ELEKWACHI EJIKEME ONYEBUCHI - (ACA) FINANCIAL CONTROLLER
Ejike Elekwachi is an accomplished chartered accountant and associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. He holds Higher National Diploma in Accountancy (Upper Credit) from the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) Enugu.
Ejikeme has over 20 years of working experience in various industries spanning across Insurance, Engineering contracting, Hospitality and Manufacturing. Before joining Masters Energy Oil & Gas Limited in 2013,from where he then came onboard the Ship of Alsa Petrochemical Industries Ltd, he was the Group General Manager In BETCY Group of Companies having 11 subsidiaries. He was reporting to the Group Executive Chairman.
Prior to joining BETCY Group he worked in BAICO Insurance PLC. He worked in Corporate (Head Office) Accounts Unit of the company before rising to the post of Accounts Manager in General (Non-Life) Insurance Business.
Ejikeme has enjoyed many Management and Development trainings spanning through Taxation, Accounting, Finance, Management and Banking.
MRS ADA AUGUSTINA OFONDU – CHEMIST/ QUALITY CONTROL ANALYST
Mrs. Ada is a graduate of the prestigious university of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra State where she acquired her B.Sc. in Pure and Industrial Chemistry (Hons).
She began her working career at Fasil Rakwon Pharmaceutical Company in Aba, Abia State as a chemist where she gained wealth of knowledge in scientific research and experiment before joining Alsa Petrochemical industries Limited.
Mrs. Ada has more than 7 year’s practical experience as the quality control analyst in lubricant production. Her professionalism in sampling, product formulation, in process analysis, quality checks and control in the laboratory and production sector has skyrocketed over the years.
She is currently the quality control analyst and a student of Institute of Public Analysts of Nigeria (IPAN).
EZEAMAKAM IFEANYI P. A -PRODUCTION MANAGER
IFEANYI is an industrial chemist with core competence in Chemical Analysis, blending Process Analysis, Quality Assurance, Operations management and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs). His areas of interests in chemical analysis include: lubricants and petrochemicals. He joined Masters Energy group since March, 2012 and has worked in the capacity of a Retail Station Manager at Onitsha, Anambra state, as a Quality Control/ Quality Assurance officer in its subsidiary ALSA Petrochemical Ind. Ltd and is currently serving as the Head Production in ALSA Petrochemical Ind. Ltd. IFEANYI has a passion for product formulations, production processes, equipment installation, calibration and Operations Management. He also implements quality objectives through all production processes ensuring that company policies are followed duly to ensure accuracy and precision in all blending processes.
IFEANYI has attended several technical trainings on lubricant development and Quality management with Eunisell (Lagos) OCME -on production processes and innovative packaging skills (Lagos).
A graduate of Industrial Chemistry from Igbinedion University Okada and is very passionate about meeting set goals and target, always thriving to learn more and look for tactical solutions to overcome any challenges.