Our Management Team
Liquid Bulk Ltd is composed of very experienced, focused and goal driven employees in all departments. This provides us the strategic advantage of constantly adding value to our clients and their businesses. Our staff are routinely and regularly trained to keep them abreast of latest developments in the petroleum industry.
FOUNDER AND CEO
Chief Chris Nkwonta
Chief Chris Nkwonta, the founder of Liquid Bulk Limited, has over 30 years’ experience in the shipping industry, particularly in tanker operations. At various times in the past, he had held management positions within the marine departments of ExxonMobil and Shell Nigeria, as well as other leading shipping companies within Nigeria.
Chris is a graduate of the Centre for Business Studies, London (now Greenwich University) and the University of London, where he majored in Transport Studies. He also holds an MBA degree from the University of Cumbria, specializing in leadership and sustainability. He has also been involved in numerous workshops and seminars relating to the maritime/oil & gas industry around the world. Over the years, he has exhibited exemplary vision and professionalism in the course of conducting his business.
Okechukwu Levi Ezealah
Mr. Ezealah is a well bred professional and a proven manager of men and materials. An Oil trader of high caliber, who has managed virtually all areas of the downstream sector including product importation and Bunkering, he has spent the past seventeen years with Conoil Plc. Before then, he had stints with Gateway Bank and H. Pierson Associates as Training and Development coordinator, and Corporate Marketing consultant respectively.
Altogether, he brings to LBL well in excess of 25 years cognate experience in the Marketing and Sales of Petroleum products and primarily operating in the downstream sector in Nigeria.
Mr. Ezealah also possesses an undergraduate degree from the University of Port Harcourt and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Ado-Ekiti (now Ekiti State University). He is married with Children.
Nnachi Kalu Ikwor
Nnachi is an Oil & Gas professional of the highest caliber and integrity. He brings well over twenty-one years’ experience to the job, gained over the years from companies like SGS, GMO, Q & Q, Oando and Shorelink. The last position he held before joining LBL was as Depot Manager Shorelink Oil & Gas Services/Stockgap Fuels Limited..
Nnachi Kalu Ikwor attended such institutions as Yaba College of Technology, Rivers State University of Science & Technology and the University of Port Harcourt where he obtained respectively, such academic qualifications as HND Chemistry, B.Sc. (Management) and MBA (Marketing). He is currently undergoing a program of study for a Doctoral Degree in Marketing at the university of Port Harcourt.
HEAD ACCOUNT AND FINANCING
Gabriel Ojo Olorunsuy
Gabriel holds an MBA in Financial Management from the University of Lagos. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria and the Institute of Chartered Accountants. He is a well-seasoned professional with 30 years of work experience. He has functioned in the capacity of Seniour Auditor with Ademola Adebayo & Co, as Head Finance & Accounts with Okitipupa Oil Palm Plc; as an Operations Manager with Mortgage Bank, as the Group Head of Finance & Accounts with Aeromaritime Group of Companies, as the Financial Controller & Head of Administration for Falcon Petroleum Ltd and most recently as Managing Partner for Brick Solid Professional Services. Mr. Olorunsuyi has proven to be vital in the strategic financial planning and execution of the company, consistently applying innovative ideas for the furtherance of Depot and retail operations.
Mr. Henry Uche
Henry holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Maritime Technology. He has over 10 years experience within the Maritime Oil and Gas downstream industries with a view to achieving maximum customer satisfaction and quick turnaround time while maintaining a competent and continually motivated work force.
HEAD ADMIN /HR
Holds a Bachelors degree in Political Science and an MBA in Human Resource Management. He is an associate member of the Nigerian Institute of Management, associate member Charterers Institute of Personnel Management, associate member Institute of Purchasing and Supply and a past secretary of the Nigerian Employers’ Consultative Association, Port Harcourt geographical District. He possess over twenty years’ experience in the management of human and material resources, is happily married and his hobbies include playing lawn tennis, creative writing and making football commentaries and analysis on television. .