The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) has announced the appointment of three new Executive Vice Presidents for its upstream, downstream, gas and power operations.
Oritsemeyiwa A Eyesan was appointed as the new Executive Vice President for Upstream, Olalekan Ogunleye as the Executive Vice President for Gas, Power, and New Energy, and Adedapo A Segun as the Executive Vice President for Downstream.
The move, according to the NNPCL, was part of the company’s commitment to organizational renewal and strengthening its competencies and capabilities through broad-based leadership exposures.
The NNPCL stressed that it aimed to position itself for global competitiveness by implementing reforms that enable it to operate as a commercially oriented and profit-driven national petroleum company.
The appointments take immediate effect according to a statement signed by its Chief Corporate Communications Officer, Garba Deen Muhammad, on Saturday night.
The statement read:
“In line with NNPC Ltd.’s commitment and drive for organisational renewal, anchored on our business imperatives, standards of excellence, people development, and strengthening our competencies and capabilities through broad-based leadership exposures, the company wishes to announce the following executive appointments with immediate effect.
“Oritsemeyiwa A. Eyesan, Executive Vice President, Upstream; Olalekan Ogunleye, Executive Vice President, Gas, Power, and New Energy; and Adedapo A. Segun, Executive Vice President, Downstream.”