Key Principals of the Group

  • Alhaji Mohammed Sani  - Chairman
    Alhaji Mohammed Sani  is the Chairman of Oil Offshore Combinations Ltd (OOCL). He is an Attorney by profession and an accomplished enterpreneur with elaborate business interests both in Nigeria and West Africa. Alhaji Mohammed is actively involved in strategic commercial real properties and real estate investments across the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He is also a major Agro-business investor. He is married with children.


  • Alhaji Abba Sani  - Vice Chairman
    Alhaji Abba Sani is the Vice Chairman of Oil Offshore Combinations Ltd (OOCL). He is a Chemical Engineer with various business interests both in Nigeria and West Africa. Alhaji Abba is actively involved in Geo thermal drilling in the northern States of Nigeria with three state of the art, multi-technology drilling rigs. He is married with children.

  • Mr. Peter Ize Okundaye - Managing Director / CEO
    Mr. Okundaye is Managing Director of Oil Offshore Combinations Ltd (OOCL) and also the President CEO, Phil Nugent Nigeria Ltd. With over 25 years energy related positions, Mr. Okundaye has developed various business opportunities both in Nigeria and United States for a wide range of energy firms including Marathon, Burlington Resources, Spinnaker Exploration, Famfa Nigeria Ltd, Hoslyn Oil & Gas Services, and Conoco Dupont Nigeria. From 1983 to 1998, Mr. Okundaye was Manager of Budget Pricing & Gas Pipeline Transportation for the SW market areas at Columbia Gas Transmission Corp, Houston, Texas. Following that he established Common Resources Ltd in 1993, to provide oil & gas related consulting services to Famfa Nigeria Ltd, the Nigerian oil company holder of the deepwater block Agbami (1 billion bbls ChevronTexaco discovery). Between 1993 to 1998, Mr. Okundaye co-founded Hoslyn Oil & Gas Nigeria, responsible for the $9m, 10,000 bpd crude oil production field for NNPC. In 1998, together with Mr.Phil Nugent he co-founded Phil Nugent Nigeria Ltd, to cater to the needs of various oil & gas consulting services and Natural Gas Processing company in Nigeria and West Africa. Between 2000 and 2001, the Phil H. Nugent Ltd Group consummated a consulting deal with the ERHE Energy Corp for the Sao Tome / Nigeria Joint Development Zone (JDZ) in the Gulf of Guinea, in West Africa. Mr. Okundaye is also President of Oases Offshore Nigeria Ltd, a major Nigerian manpower company providing services to offshore drilling companies in Nigeria. He is married with children.


  • Alhaji Abubakar Bagudu - Director
    Alhaji Bagudu is a Director at Oil Offshore Combinations Ltd and the Executive Chairman of Phil Nugent Nigeria Ltd. With over 18 years experience in the banking sector and its related positions, Alhaji Bagudu was formerly an Executive Officer at Nigerian International Bank until 1991. His financial experience and educational qualification led him to become an International Finance Corp (IFC) employee in 1993. He later started his business ventures in Nigeria which led to series of structured trade transactions and private equity funds administration. He business holdings include other Oil & Gas development interests in Nigeria and other ECOWAS regions of West African. He is the Co-Founder of Resource Petrogas Nigeria Ltd. Alhaji Bagudu is married with children.

  • Capt. Hosa Wells Okunbo (Rtd) - Director
    Captain Hosa Okunbo is a Director at Oil Offshore Combinations Ltd. With over 30 years in energy related business experience, Captain Hosa started his career as a commercial airline pilot. He is the Chairman of various group of companies in Nigeria including Hoslyn Ventures and Hoslyn Oil & Gas Service Ltd, the indigenous oilfield service company that was responsible for the Early Production Facility (EPF) project at NNPC/NPDC, between 1998 and 2001. His procurement company Hoslyn Ventures actively supplies production catalyst to NNPC refineries through Akzo Nobel of Netherlands. Another of Captain Okunbo's company, Ocean Marine Security Ltd, currently provides key marine security services to offshore platforms, drilling rigs, FPSO vessels and FSO vessels in Niger Delta in Nigeria. Captain Okunbo is married with children.

  • Barrister Abdullahi Haruna (Esq) - Director of Operations & Company Secretary
    Barrister Haruna is the Director of Operations and Company Secretary of Oil Offshore Combinations Ltd. He is an accomplished litigation attorney with over 15 years of civil and commercial law experience . He is former Attorney General of Kogi State. He is a principal partner at Abdullahi & Atabo Law Chambers in Kaduna and Abuja. He is the Chairman of Strategic Properties Nigeria Ltd. He is married with children.

  • Dr. (Engr.) Patrick Eze Megwa - Project Coordinator
    Dr. Megwa is the Project Coordinator at Oil Offshore Combinations Ltd and Phil Nugent Nigeria Ltd. He is a registered professional chemical engineer with specialization in chemical, thermal and mechanical process technology. With over 35 years experience in various petrochemical and mechanical engineering related positions in the oil and gas sector, he has led, participated or coordinated engineering procurement and construction of petrochemical and Aluminium smelting plants both in Germany and Nigeria. He has authored various research topics and reports in thermodynamics and others. He work experience includes being the Chief Process Engineer at the NNPC Warri Refinery Carbon Black Division, and the recently the Assistant General Manger (Technical) with Aluminium Smelter Company of Nigeria, Ikot Abasi, Nigeria. Dr Megwa is married with children.