Mr. Lawal Garba (Chairman/CEO)
Mr. Lawal Garba, FNIQS (Fellow of Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors) possesses a wide range of business administrative experience spanning over three decades in various sectors of the economy. These include but not limited to Oil & Gas, Maritime, Industrial and Engineering sectors. He is the board Chairman with controlling shares in the following companies: Quantilex Nigeria Limited, Trobell International Nigeria Limited, Emerald Packaging Company Limited, SPM Electrotechnik Nigeria Ltd, West African Tankers Maritime Limited, Aquifer Capital Management Ltd. He is also a substantial shareholder and board member of Cocoa Industries Limited.
Mr. Sede Thomas Agbomheirhe (Managing Director)
Aka Tom Sede Currently The Managing Director, Trobell International Nigeria Limited (Trobell), One of the leading Crude Oil Pre-Shipment Inspection Companies in Nigeria.
B.Sc. Industrial Mathematics with Second Class Upper Division -University of Benin 1999, (MBA Finance), Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma, Edo State. 2007. Fellow: Chartered Institute of Financial & Investment Analysts of South Africa, (CIFIA,za).
His repertoire of over 17 years post NYSC professional experience cuts across International Trade (Access Bank Plc), Foreign Currency Trading – Treasury (Access Bank Plc), Maritime Industry, Upstream, Midstream and the Downstream sub-sectors of the Oil & Gas Industry (Stanbic IBTC Plc & Fidelity Bank Plc). Before Joining Trobell International Nigeria Limited, he was the Regional Head, Oil & Gas Sector, SS Region, Fidelity Bank Plc. In March 2013 Tom Sede honourably resigned from Fidelity Bank’s employment to join Trobell as the pioneer General Manager of the company.
Mr. Egwanwo Victor (Documentations Manager)
He is Estaleiros Navais De Peniche (ENP), Portugal certified Marine Engineer in the specialty of: Main and Auxiliary engines Operations, Jet Propulsion, Piping and Pumps systems and Electrical systems.
He has Master of Technology (M.Tech), Mechanical Engineering (Thermo Fluid option) (2013) and Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech), Marine Engineering (second class-Upper Division)(2005): Both Degrees from Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt.
He has over eight (8) years post graduate professional experience in Maritime Sector, Oil and Gas Sector with bias in marine cargo and pre-shipment inspection. As a trained Oil and Gas surveyor with profound field experience, has largely enhanced the quality of Oil and Gas data collation and information generation. He is also seasoned Oil and Gas economics mix consultant: Price Analysis, Quality and Custody Transfer Control. A Certified Seafarer with BOSIET and STCW’95 IMO certifications
His publications: Egwanwo, V. and Lebele – Alawa, B.T., (2012), “Prediction of Temperature Distribution in a shell and Tube Heat Exchanger”, Canadian Journal on Mechanical Sciences and Engineering Vol. 3 No. 3. And Lebele – Alawa, B.T. and Egwanwo, V., (2012), “Numerical Analysis of the Heat Transfer in Heat Exchangers”, International Journal of Applied Science and Technology Vol. 2 No. 4.
Derikoma Boma (Documentations Supervisor I)
Boma has over five years’ experience in the IT and Oil and gas industries. He joined Trobell in 2013 as Documentations/IT officer after his post graduate degree in the University of East Anglia, Norwich.
He also holds a BSc. In Computer Science & IT from Igbinedion University, Okada.
He has worked with SoftWorks Nigeria (Telnet Nigeria) & ExpertEdge Systems at different times.
Boma is a member of the Computer Professionals of Nigeria (CPN)
Alhaji Bashir Sule k Sauri(Documentations Supervisor II)
Sule has vast experience as a result of various positions held in different industries.
Before joining Trobell in 2017, he worked with the defunct N.E.P.A at various regional offices.
He also worked with ABG Communication Kaduna and Elbow Cay, Lagos.
Sule also lectured at Federal Treasury Academy, Office of the Accountant General of the Federation, Nigeria
Sule holds a degree in Business Information Technology, University of Greenwich UK.
Umar Musa Magaji (Documentations Officer)
He has over 2 years of experience in the I.T Industry Before joining Trobell in 2020 as Documentations Officer. He holds a Bsc in Computer Science and Informatics from D.I Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology, Russia. He has worked With the Financial Technology Company (Top Up Africa Limited) and also holds other various Computer Programming Certificates.
Mr. Ofonime Akpan(Operations Manager )
Akpan, leads a highly dynamic team of two Management Staff in the Operations Department with 28 Inspectors comprising Senior and Junior cadres. He is a tested, proven and qualified Hydrocarbon Inspector with over 27 years of cognate experience garnered through the years in Independent and pre-shipment inspection practices.
A graduate of The Polytechnic Calabar (currently Cross River State University of Technology) & The Rivers State University of Science and Technology where he obtained the Post Graduate Diploma in 2013.
Prior to his engagement in the services of Trobell International Nigeria Limited Akpan served with SGS Inspection Services Nigeria Limited, Cobalt International Services Nigeria Limited, JBIS Integrated Resources Limited, out of many other international companies. Well placed for his current position, Akpan has received various relevant trainings in Management Dynamics in a Petroleum Environment, Tools of Survey and Relevance to Loss Control in the Petroleum Industry and many other in house, mentoring and workshop trainings.
Mr. Ita Itek (Assistant Operations Manager I )
Ita has over 20 years of experience in the Petroleum inspection industry , having worked with different companies before joining Trobell International.
Senior Petroleum Inspector with International Environmental Consultant June 2013 – June 2017;
Senior Petroleum Inspector with JBIS
January 2011 -June 2013;
Acting Operations Coordinator, Saybolt Inspections
April 2003 – December 2011;
Petroleum Inspector with United Nation for Food for Oil Programme
January 2003 – March 2003;
Petroleum Inspector with Petrack Inspection Services
January 1996 – December 2003
Ita holds National Diploma in Science Laboratory and a certified petroleum Inspector by International federated Inspection Association (IFIA).
Alhaji Aminu Isa Maidabino (Assistant Operations Manager II)
Alhaji Isa has a wide range of professional experience spanning over 3 decades across numerous industries from telecoms to pre-shipment of non-oil & oil commodities.
Alhaji started his career with the defunct Nigerian telecommunications (NItel), before moving on to the Nigerian Customs Service.
He also worked with Cobalt International Services Limited & Ajaokuta steel company ltd before joining trobell.
He holds a BSc. In Sociology & Advance studies which he obtained from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
Muhammad Danjuma Muhammad (Accountant)
has vast experience as a result of various positions held and trainings.
Before joining Trobell in 2017, he worked with Sandabe MTN connect, Minna.
He also worked with Niger state ministry of finance.
Muhammad holds BSc in Accounting from University of Abuja.
Ahmed Garba (Account Officer)
Ahmed holds a PGD in International Accounting and Finance from Heriot-watt University.
Ahmed is a chartered Islamic Banker with general council for Islamic banks and other financial institutions with a post graduate experience in the field of tax, pension, accounting and administration for over six years.
Miss. Unyime Dennis Akpan (Human Resources and Administrative Head)
Unyime has worked as Human Resources Assistant at NNPC Head Quarters Abuja,
Also as an administrative officer with Arlington Securitas Ltd. Abuja, Unyime Later joined Trobell International Nig. Ltd. Abuja as a Liaison officer.
Unyime is a graduate of University of Uyo with B.A in Religious and Cultural Studies.
Holds a Master of Business Administration in Human Resources Management and also a Member of Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM).
Chidozie Uruakpa (Lagos Liaison officer)
Chidozie Has over 19 years post Diploma experience with Trobell International Nigeria Limited.
He holds a Diploma in Secretarial Administration, University of Ibadan, 2000, and also a Diploma in Computer Operations.
Emmanuel Egrinya (Abuja Liaison officer)
Emma has over 12 years post Diploma experience with Trobell International Nigeria Limited.
He holds an ND & HND in Agric Extension, Ibrahim Babangida College of Agriculture.