Board of Directors

The Board of SunTrust Oil is made up of seasoned professionals and business experts who have a profound understanding of the dynamics of the local and international oil and gas industry

HRM Ebitimi Banigo

CHAIRMAN

Ebitimi is a graduate of Harvard University, USA, where he obtained a B.SC in Economics and Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA). He was the Minister of Science and Technology between 1999 and 2000.

Ugo Okafor

Ugo Okafor

PRESIDENT/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Ugo is an astute professional and business executive with experience spanning over 20 years in management, business strategy and the oil and gas industry.

Oghenetega Emerhor

Oghenetega Emerhor

DIRECTOR

O’Tega is a Director at SunTrust Oil. He attended the University of Nigeria, Nsukka where he graduated with first-class honours in Accountancy.

Rachel Akhuetie (FCA)

Rachel Akhuetie (FCA)

Executive Director: Finance, Commercial and Services

Rachel is a highly driven multi-skilled professional with over 20 years of extensive experience in Accounting & Finance, Oil & Gas Commercial, Human Resource Management and Organizational Strategy. 

Malije Okoye

Malije Okoye

CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER/MANAGING CONSULTANT

Member, Fellow of the Institute of Credit Association (FICA). B. Eng (Hons), Mech. Engineering, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria. Associate member of the institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.

Hilary Okonye

Hilary Okonye

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Hilary is a Director at SunTrust Oil. He graduated from the University of Benin, Benin City, where he obtained a B.Eng. in Production Engineering with a second class honours (Upper division). He has over 13 years of experience in drilling, workover operation and other industry related jobs.