Our Team

We bring to the fore a team of dedicated workers, drawn from diversified fields who have strong drive to deliver the best of excellent services to our esteemed clients, in tandem with our corporate positioning and mission statements.

Peter Mbah

Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer

A lawyer and financial analyst, Mr. Mbah attended the University of East London in the United Kingdom from where he bagged a Bachelor of Laws (LLB Honours) Degree and was subsequently called to the Nigerian Bar in 2004.

Mr. Mbah is a renowned educational enthusiast, as he has obtained several other degrees in various fields across the years, including a Masters in Maritime Law (LL.M) Degree from the University of Lagos Nigeria, an MBA from IESE Business School, Navarra Spain, Mr. Mbah also completed the Cheif Executive Program at the Lagos Business School Nigeria.

Before proceeding to the United Kingdom to study Law, Mr. Mbah had been the managing director and chief executive officer of several successful companies. He founded Peter Mbah Investments Limited in 1992, a company involved in provision of services in the oil & gas sector and also served as sole representative of an international oil corporation based in Fresno, California USA; Gilpel Industries Limited, a major importer of general goods with annual turnover in excess of USD300 million.

Mr. Mbah has served at various times as Commissioner for Finance and Chief of Staff to the Enugu State Government, where he garnered a wealth of first-hand experience in the area of public financial management and project finance among others.

A highly skilled negotiator and business strategist, He has received several honorary awards from various institutions including, Rotary International District 9140, the Certified Institute of Public Administration and Management and Newswatch Magazine where he was honored as one of the ten most outstanding Commissioners in Nigeria in 2005.

James Oche Idu

Company Secretary/Legal Adviser

He attended the prestigious University of Nigeria, Nsukka, where he bagged an LL.B degree in Law, before proceeding to the Nigeria Law School, Lagos, where he bagged his B.L Degree and was later called to the Nigerian Bar in 1992.

Over the years, Barr. James has carved a niche for himself in the legal profession, as the Principal Partner, Oche Idu & Associates (Agabaidu Chambers), a position that earned him great reputations in the Nigerian Bar Association and deep corporate legal experiences.

He has brought his wealth of expertise to bear on the company’s internal and external operations; ensuring the company and our clients work even better, for mutual benefits. His untiring efforts and resourcefulness has brought growth and stability to our operations.

Goodness Nwachukwu

General Manager, Shared Services Group

A seasoned banker with 21 years extensive experience in Export Finance and Administration, Oil and Gas, Credit and Loan Administration, International Banking, Trade Finance, Trade Operations, Marketing etc.

Goodness amplified his expertise in the corporate world through degrees from various institutions including; a Ph.D. in Maritime Administration and Management from the University of Lagos, a Master of Banking and Finance (MBF) from the University of Lagos, Master of Business and Administration (MBA-Management) from ESUT Business School, Enugu and HND in Banking from the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) Enugu.

Prior to joining Pinnacle Oil and Gas Limited, He was the Head of International Operations at Mainstreet Bank Limited.

Goodness continues to expand his intellectual capacity as he attends several courses locally and abroad.

Adetunji Adekunle Alade

General Manager, Engineering & Special Projects

He attended the University of Ibadan, Oyo state where he bagged a First Class Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering, (B.Sc. Honours). Over the years, he has obtained a number of professional certifications in his field including; Certificate in Managing people for Strategic Advantage, from the Lagos Business School, Nigeria, he is also a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute USA, a Certified Health and Safety Professional from the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health, United Kingdom (NEBOSH) and he has attended several senior management development programmes.

He has over 15years experience in both Downstream and Upstream Oil and Gas operations.
Prior to joining Pinnacle Oil and Gas Limited, he has at different times served as; Area Operations and Retail Project Manager at Conoil Plc., West Africa Geo, Market Construction Manager at Schlumberger Oilfield Services and Sub Saharan Africa Engineering and Project Manager at Sahara Bulk Storage Limited.

He has brought his wealth of experience in engineering, process, operations & project management in the Energy, Oil & Gas Industry. Adetunji is an associate member of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), a certified trainer of Junior Chamber International (JCI), a Leadership Training Organization. He has an International Award in Delivering Training, (IADT)UK and he has received several awards for his contribution to humanitarian service, including a Seoul Korean world award winner for contribution to Children Arts.

Taiwo Adepoju

General Manager

Taiwo holds a First Degree in Political Science and obtained an MBA (Masters of Business Administration) from the Business School of Netherlands. Prior to Joining Pinnacle Oil and Gas, Limited, Taiwo worked as Executive Director/Alternate CEO in Rural Steel Bridging Limited where he had responsibility for driving the organization’s strategy in Nigeria and across Africa; was also an agile team player at Fortis Insurance Brokers Limited.

His experience in Business and Strategy dates back to his impactful drive at Simply Strategies and Investment where he championed several strategic and representative engagements. His wealth of experience was also harnessed at UBA Insurance where he rose to the position of Head, Alternate Investment and Financial Institutions (North).

Taiwo is a member of various professional associations including the Chartered Institute of Stock Brokers, Institute of Project Management and Chartered Institute of Insurance Nigeria. Taiwo is a beneficiary of the Joint Japan/World Bank Scholarship program, under which he attended a course on Corporate Social Responsibility at the World Bank Institute.
He is happily married with children.