Our Team

Emmanuel Okoroafor

  • Has since 1989, worked in academia and industry in Nigeria and overseas. He joined the Oil & Gas industry since 2010 to date; developing, administering, and managing business and personnel across the various segments of the industry
  • Currently Managing Director of Hobark Consultants Management Services – Nigeria’s foremost personnel management company.
  • BSc. Physics, University of Ife, Nigeria ; PhD. Material Science, Universite Denis Diderot, Paris VII, Paris, France
  • BSc. Mechanical Engineering for the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
  • Chartered Physicist (CPhys), Chartered Engineer (CEng), Fellow of the Institute of Materials (FIMMM), Fellow Institute of Management Consultants (FIMC)

 

AO

  • Over 25 years industry experience. Strong technical Drilling Engineering experience with IOCs (BP & Shell). Strong leadership, organisational and commercial skills with international experience working in Africa, Europe and the Americas. Extensive experience in leading and implementing change within a global organisation.
  • Strong experience with leading organizational change working as Regional Bly Report Implementation Manager post BP Macondo incident
  • Currently CEO of H-PTP Energy Services
  • BSc. Chemical Engineering from the University of Benin, Nigeria
  • Member, Society of Petroleum Engineers

Obi Okoroafor

  • Engr. Obioha Okoroafor is the Founder and Group Managing Director of the HOBARK Group, adjudged one of the fastest growing indigenous integrated Oilfield service group in sub-Saharan Africa
  • Technical and Managerial roles with Schlumberger Anadrill across various countries
  • BSc (Hons) degree in Power Electrical Engineering from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. 1988.
  • Fellow Nigerian Society of Engineers (FNSE), Member Council of Registered Engineers of Nigeria (COREN), Member, Petroleum and Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN), Member, National Employers Consultative Forum (NECA)

Hope Okwa

  • Over 27 years industry experience. Strong technical Drilling Engineering experience with IOCs, NOCs and indigenous Companies (BP, Shell, BG, Saudi Aramco, Chevron, Addax, First E&P). Strong wells project planning and project delivery experience with a keen eye for value adding technology deployment.
  • Strong experience with leading, mentoring and development of local expertise as well as working in difficult fiscal regimes to maximize profitability.
  • BSc. Chemical Engineering from the University of Benin, Nigeria. MSc. Petroleum Engineering form Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh
  • Member, Society of Petroleum Engineers and APEGA.

OO

  • Over 32 years industry experience. Strong technical Drilling Engineering and wells operations experience with IOCs, NOCs and indigenous Companies (Shell, Saudi Aramco, Addax, Seplat). Strong operational leadership experience and keen interest in performance improvement & optimisation.
  • Strong experience with leading and delivery of multi-million dollar well projects with a strong commercial background in cotracts evaluation.
  • B.Eng Petroleum Engineering & MSc. Engineering Management
  • Member, Society of Petroleum Engineers

FN

  • Over 20 years industry experience. Strong technical and Management experience with Directional Drilling/MWD/LWD working with IOCs and indigenous Companies (Shell, Addax,Chevron, Seplat) and across the West African Region
  • Extensive experience in drilling risk management and optimisation.
  • Strong leadership, technical and commercial skills working with Schlumberger across the coast of West Africa.
  • B.Eng Mechanical Engineering
  • Member, Society of Petroleum Engineers