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CEO, Nigeria LNG

Tony Attah

Engr. Tony Attah is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria LNG Limited and the Vice President of Bonny Gas Transport.

Tony has over 25 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry. Prior to his current role as Managing Director of Nigeria LNG Limited, he was previously the Managing Director and Board Chairman of Shell Nigeria E & P Company (SNEPCo), Vice President HSE and Corporate Affairs and Vice President Human Resources (HR) in Shell E&P Africa. Over his distinguished career across Europe, Russia and Africa, Tony has led various multi-disciplinary teams across diverse cultures. He is renowned for his strong strategic and commercial mind-set which is underpinned by a solid technical background and excellent leadership capabilities. His goal in NLNG remains to sustain the historical excellent performance while working to raise the company to the next level and continue to make NLNG an inspiration to Nigeria as part of NLNG’s vision of helping to build a better Nigeria.

Tony holds a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Ibadan and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Benin. He is a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (FNSE), member of Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), and member of Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).

Tony is epitomized by his focus on people and on delivering business value to stakeholders. His personal core values are humility, excellence, integrity and respect for people. He is married with children and his hobbies are watching soccer, playing golf and listening to music.