Sowunmi Olabode III
Advisor to the Senate President (Gas & Power), National Assembly, Nigeria
AboutWith a Bachelor Degree in Engineering Physics from Obafemi Awolowo Univeristy, Olabode did research work on ‘characteristics of compound semiconductors’ & analysis of materials used in flow mechanics. Subsequently, he has worked in KPMG Consulting, Business & Technology research with eShekels, events management with AITEC, tactical & strategic Marketing with Ericsson.
Olabode also served as head of Marketing & Communications for Ericsson (West Africa), Latter he was with Harris-Stratex Communications as Territory manager. In 2011 he made a switch to the Energy Industry starting with consultancy to provide the framework for the designing of the an Energy Publication.
He has featured on Channels Television as Energy Analyst, NN24, etc as a consultant on energy matters. He has been invited as an observer at OPEC meetings. He has also been invited to the Ministry of petroleum in Saudi Arabia as a guest of the king’s palace. He is a co owner of an energy consultancy called Cabtree and the Publisher of Energia Today.
Served as a consultant to the Deep Offshore Communities Affairs Group (DOCAG). He has also worked on projects with Seplat Petroleum. He is Consultant to the House Committee on Power & the Senate Committee on Gas.