Former Managing Director – Port Harcourt & Kaduna Refineries
Engineer Alexander Ogedegbe is Chairman of the Boards of ILF Engineers (Nig.) Limited and Gasterminalling (Nig.) Limited. He graduated with Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in chemical engineering from University of Iowa, USA. He has worked in various responsible positions in the Upstream, Midstream and Downstream of the Nigerian oil and gas industry since 1969. He started his career in the industry in Shell-BP Nig., working as well-site petroleum engineer, operations engineer and reservoir engineer until December 1974. He joined NNPC in Jan. 1975, where he worked as project engineer/manager in the NNPC refinery projects at Warri, Kaduna and Port Harcourt respectively from 1975-1989. He was the Managing Director of the NNPC Refineries, at Port Harcourt and Kaduna respectively from 1990-95; Managing Director, NETCO 1996-99 and the NNPC Group Executive Director, Engineering &Technology (E&T) 1999-2003, from where he retired, at the statutory age of 60years.He is a past president and Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers. He is also a Fellow and the current Hon. Secretary of the Nigerian Academy of Engineering.