Our Leaders

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Our leaders are very well qualified and seasoned professionals. The following currently serve on the Board of McNichols.


Mr. Olusegun Layode

Chairman
Holds a B.Sc. degree in Chemistry from the University of Lagos and an MBA from the Lagos Business School. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Accountants of Nigeria and trained as an accountant with Robert Ade-Odiachi & Co, Chartered Accountants. Segun has extensive experience in financial and business process reengineering, change management, development of corporate strategies and corporate performance management. He was responsible for the accounting systems and later headed the performance management department of Standard Trust Bank. Segun later joined Fidelity Bank Plc as Head Financial Control and Strategy and in December 2004 joined Eterna Oil & Gas Plc as part of the turnaround team. Segun is also the Managing Director of Interlinked Technologies Plc.

Mr. Chimaraoke Ekpe

Managing Director
Has broad experience in management consultancy, including extensive hands-on in leading businesses. He has assisted several companies in Nigeria to improve their performance under a management consultancy arrangement. He holds a B.Sc. degree in Business Management from Abia State University and an MBA from Lagos Business School. Chimaraoke has facilitated several local and international courses in business management. He is a resource person to various organisations including the Lagos Business School where he facilitates entrepreneurship classes. Chimaraoke left Arthur Andersen/KPMG Professional Services at Senior Management level to set up McNichols.

Mrs. Nneka Briggs

Is a customer relationship management professional. She has extensive experience in providing customer services in an environment of highly discerning clientele having spent over 15 years working internationally with Lufthanza German Airlines. Mrs. Briggs is a graduate of Languages from the University of Portharcourt where she specialized in French Language.

Reverend Onyebuchi Agubesi

[dropcapI[/dropcap]s experienced in international procurement, information technology and data analysis. He has been involved in large scale procurements from North America and Asia for the oil and gas industry for several years. He has undertaken several data analysis assignments for the oil and gas industry in the area of fleet maintenance. Reverend Agubesi holds a B.Sc. degree in Statistics from Abia State University. He is the Managing Director of Cedar Hills Technologies Ltd., an oil and gas service company located in Port Harcourt. Reverend Agubesi is an ordained Priest in the Anglican Communion.