General Manager, New Business, Acquisitions & Divestments
Prior to joining Oando, Gbite spent 13 years with Shell Exploration & Production in a variety of roles spanning systems engineering, IT, project management, and petroleum economics, and was Portfolio and Discipline Lead for Economics in the Africa region, before joining Oando Gas & Power in early 2009.
As Executive Director for corporate development, he had primary accountabilities for commercial, finance and business development. In this role, he was responsible for strategy development, initiating and closing deals, negotiating contracts, agreements and partnerships, and was key to the design and execution of the company’s strategy that resulted in phenomenal annual growth performances.
He holds a first-class Honours degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria, and an MBA from Warwick Business School in England.