I am NEBOSH Diploma qualified HSE Practitioner and IRCA/PECB Lead Auditor with about (15) active and consistent years of experience in HSE administration, operations, training and consulting for clients in the Oil and Gas (upstream and downstream), construction, power and energy, manufacturing, ports, banking and allied industries. During this period, I have worked on offshore and onshore projects commissioned by Chevron, Addax, Shell, Texaco, etc as HSE representative and trainer. I have also trained personnel from SPDC, Chevron, NNPC, NB plc (breweries), NEPA (now PHCN), NPA (shipping and marine), NIPCO (downstream oil marketing), First Bank, and others in systems development (9001 & 18001) and a training partner for PECB auditors courses in Nigeria and its region
As part of my commitment to the HSE and auditorís profession and continuous professional
development, and in addition to a masterís degree in safety and environmental management;
A lead auditor and trainer for QMS (9001) and OHSMS (18001), PECB & IRCA qualified
A Trainer-Assessor (A1) and Verifier (V1) OPITO, UK (QA & QC processes)
I have completed a professional certificate course in Industrial Hygiene from Columbia Southern University USA
An alumnus of Harvard School of Public Health, USA
An alumnus of London School of Business Finance (MBA), UK
International Award in Delivering Training (UK)
A certified project manager from PMI, USA
A member of many internationally recognised HSE professional and technical bodies including IOSH,
IIRSM, IASP, IRCA, PECB, ASSE, CSSE, AIHA, ROSPA, AoFA, NISP, IfL and others. In addition to this, I am a certified and approved instructor and train-the-trainer for many international award bodies in HSE such as IOSH, CIEH, BSC, AoFAQ, and other HSE qualifications.
I am presently the Managing Consultant/CEO and Lead Faculty Instructor of Hybrid Consulting Limited, a training and consulting firm offering services in HSE and project management to varying sectors of the economy. Hybrid consulting Limited is also an approved and accredited training centre for IRCA/PECB, NEBOSH, IOSH, BSC, CIEH (all UK) and PMI (USA). The company operates across Nigeria from Lagos, where the head office is located.
I am also involved in capacity and human capital and capacity building in the areas of HSE and auditing processes, as a coach and mentor. I organise and speak at seminars, workshops and other programs in order to create more awareness in the HSE fields and mentor the younger ones in the field, to make them not only self-sufficient but also ignite the culture of positive HSE culture in the larger society.
I am married and live with my family in Lagos, Nigeria. My hobbies include reading, social networking and watching football