Osagie Okunbor

Mr. Osagie Okunbor

All On Board Chairman

Managing Director SPDC & Country Chair, Shell Companies in Nigeria (SCiN)

Osagie Okunbor, a graduate of Business Administration of the University of Benin joined Shell group in June 1986. His over 30 years working experience spans Nigeria, the United Kingdom, Brunei and more recently the Netherlands. 

Osagie rose through the ranks working primarily in the HR Function until 1996 when he proceeded on international assignment to the United Kingdom as a Senior Advisor in the Shell London Office.

Between 2002 and 2006, he served as Africa Regional Human Resources Policy Manager, General Manager Human Resources for SPDC and eventually became the Human Resources Director in 2006, a position that placed him on the Board of SPDC. He was Vice President, Infrastructure and Logistics for Shell Nigeria (2007-2008) and then Vice President Human Resources, Sub-Saharan Africa (2008-2013).

Osagie Okunbor was appointed the Managing Director of The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC) and Country Chair, Shell Companies in Nigeria on March 1, 2015.

Before his current role, Osagie worked in The Hague, Netherlands for the Shell Group as Senior Advisor, Upstream International Operated business, supporting the implementation of the revised strategy for positioning Shell Companies in Nigeria for a stronger and more sustainable future.

He is currently the Chairman of the Oil Producers Trade Section (OPTS) of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce. He is married and is blessed with three children and in his spare time, he enjoys music and football.

Guy Janssens

Mr. Guy Janssens

All On Board Member

Finance Manager, Nigeria and Gabon

Guy graduated from the Catholic University Leuven (Belgium) with an engineering and MBA degree. After a short tenure as a research assistant in corporate finance at his alma mater and a stint in the army, he joined Shell late 1989.  His first five years were spent in the Chemicals division in a number of roles in economics, business and production planning in Pernis, Rotterdam and London.  In 1994, Guy moved to the Oil Products Business in Douala, first as Finance manager for Cameroun then later as Cluster Finance & IT manager for Central Africa covering Cameroun, Gabon, Chad and Congo. This was followed by two EP assignments in Aberdeen ending as Strategy, Economics and Planning manager of Shell UK Exploration & Production (Shell Expro).

After two and a half years in Oman as Controller of Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), Guy joined Central Finance in April 2005 as Vice President Corporate & UK Country Controller based in London, overseeing the Corporate Sector. In October 2008 Guy started as Vice President Finance Upstream for Asia Pacific based in Singapore, and in 2009 he became the VP Finance & Strategy, UIA Singapore.

In November 2013, he joined the Nigeria and Gabon Finance team as the Finance Director, Nigeria and Gabon.