PRESIDENT/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Ugo is an astute professional and business executive with experience spanning over 30 years in management, business strategy and the oil and gas industry.
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.
CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER/MANAGING CONSULTANT
Member, Nigerian Society of Engineers, Council of Registered Engineers of Nigeria (COREN); Member, Fellow of the Institute of Credit Association (FICA). He holds a B. Eng (Hons), Mech. Engineering, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria (1988). He is Associate member of the institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: FINANCE, COMMERCIAL AND SERVICE
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.
HEAD, LEGAL AND COMPLIANCE
Yewande is a skilled legal practitioner with expertise in Business Advisory, Corporate & Commercial and Energy & Project Finance Law with over 12 years of hands-on experience. Prior to joining SunTrust Oil, she was Senior Counsel at one of Nigeria’s leading commercial law firms.
Tobi is a graduate of Business Management from the University of Bradford, United Kingdom with over 7 years’ experience in Finance, Human Resource Management and Administration.
HEAD, CORPORATE FINANCE
John has over 16 years’ experience in the petroleum sector primarily in the areas of project development and project financing. His professional specializations include: internal audit and controls, analysing project funding options, feasibility study analysis and structuring strategies to maximize project equity valuation and debt capacity.
FINANCE AND JV ACCOUNTS MANAGER
Ekeno is a graduate of accounting from the University of Calabar, also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). He started his career with Stanbic-IBTC Pension Managers Limited before joining KPMG Professional Services.
TECHNICAL AND NON OPERATED VENTURES
Mark has over thirteen year’s experience in the oil and gas industry. He attended the Federal University of Technology Minna, Niger state where he obtained a BEng. in Civil Engineering. Thereafter, he proceeded to Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh, United Kingdom and obtained an M.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering, then subsequently Pan-Atlantic University (Lagos Business School) to obtain an MBA degree.
OKENWA KALU EMEKWO
HEAD, OPERATIONS AND HSE
Okenwa is SunTrust Oil’s Operations Manager and has over 14 year’s working experience in the Nigerian oil and gas sector, most of them in Geosciences, Production operation, Project management, Crude Oil Export and other Oil industry-related services. Okenwa is a member of the Umusadege OML 56 Joint Venture Technical/Subsurface team and has been since 2008.