Jubril Adewale Tinubu

By: Black Executive Profile

Company: Oando Plc

Position: Group CEO

Industry: Electricity, Oil & Gas, Oil & Gas Exploration & Services

Country: Nigeria


Wale Tinubu is the Group, Chief Executive of Oando PLC. He assumed this position in January 2005 after the consolidation of all Oando’s affiliate and subsidiary companies into an integrated energy group known as the Oando Group.

Prior to this, Wale was MD/CEO of Oando PLC, a position he assumed in July 2001 after serving as the Executive Director, Finance and Administration of the company.

Upon graduation, Wale started his career with the family's law firm, K.O. Tinubu & Co where he worked on corporate and petroleum law assignments. In 1994, he became one of the founding partners of the Ocean and Oil Group. Whilst at Ocean and Oil, Wale was responsible for the strategic expansion of the business.

Wale has a Bachelor of Law Degree (LLB) from the University of Liverpool, England and a Master of Law degree (LLM) from the London School of Economics where he specialised in International Finance and Shipping. He is also a member of the Nigerian Bar Association.

He is the Chairman of Gaslink Nigeria Ltd, Oando Supply and Trading, Oando Power, Oando Energy Services, Oando Exploration and Production, Ocean and Oil Holdings Limited, Oando Ghana, Oando Togo, Oando Sierra Leone, Tilca Nigeria Limited and Trojan Estates Limited.

He is a member of the 7th Governing Council for Lagos State University and the Institute of Directors of Nigeria and was selected as a Young Global Leader (Business) for 2007 by the World Economic Forum.



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