Prof. Charles Ofoegbu
A - Z Petroleum
Professor Ofoegbu attended the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) and the University of Durham, United Kingdom where he obtained his PhD in Applied Geophysics in 1982. In spite of being admitted to do a 24 – months MSc programme in October 1979, Professor Ofoegbu obtained his PhD in Applied Geophysics in 1982 having completed both the M.Sc and PhD Programmes in record time of twenty eight (28) months. He was a senior lecturer at the University of Port Harcourt, a Professor at Freie Universitat, Berlin, West Germany and the Project Director / Vice Chancellor, Veritas University (The Catholic University of Nigeria). Professor Ofoegbu has held several positions in both the public and private sector including:
Special Adviser to the Governor of Abia state on Mineral Resources and Environmental Protection, Head, Exploration Research, Research and Development Division, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Director-General / CEO, Nigerian Building and Road Research Institute, Managing Consultant, Habitat Consult Ltd, and Visiting Professor, National Universities Commission.
Prof. Ofoegbu has also served on the Board of several companies and corporate bodies including the African Continental Bank Plc, Cotea International Co. Ltd.
He joined Chicason Group as a Director in 2008. Presently he is Executive Director in charge of special projects.
About A-Z Petroluem
A-Z Petroleum Products Ltd, a full service Lubricating oil Blending Plant, incorporated in 1995 is engaged in the research, development, production and marketing of petroleum and petrochemical products. The company procures base oil from refineries overseas through the operating licence obtained from the Directorate of Petroleum Resources of Nigeria (DPR). A-Z employs the latest in addictive and blending technology to deliver to its numerous loyal customers the quality products that best meet their highest expectations.
A-Z UPSTREAM PETROLEUM OPERATIONS
A-Z Petroleum Products Ltd, in 2008 embarked on an aggressive expansion into Upstream Sector of the Oil and Gas Industry. As part of this expansion, subsidiaries of the Company were established to handle its Upstream Petroleum Operations in different countries
These subsidiaries include
(a) A-Z Petroleum Products Ghana Ltd
(b) A-Z Petroleum Products Burundi Ltd
(c) A-Z Petroleum Products Kenya Ltd
(d) A-Z Petroleum Products Sierra Leone Ltd
(e) A-Z Petroleum Products Guinea Ltd
(a) A-Z Petroleum Products Senegal
(b) A-Z Petroleum Products Liberia
(c) A-Z Petroleum Products Gambia
(d) A-Z Petroleum Products South Sudan