Oladipo Jadesimi

Born: Nigeria;

Occupation: Businessperson;

Position: Executive Chairman;

Company: Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics Base (LADOL);

Industry: Oil & Energy, Logistics & Supply Chain;

Residence: Lagos, Nigeria;

Nationality: Nigerian;

Oladipo Jadesimi

Chief Oladipo Jadesimi is a founder of the Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics Base, where he serves as the executive chairman.


A Founding Partner in Arthur Andersen Nigeria and a major Investor in Niger Delta Oil Company, operating marginal field concessions from CHEVRON. With over twenty years’ experience in the Nigerian oil and gas sector, Mr Jadesimi has been instrumental in bringing several leading oil majors and oil servicing companies to Nigeria. Cheif Jadesimi began his career working as a chartered accountant with Coopers and Lybrand in London.

Board and Advisor Roles

Cheif Jadesimi is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (F.C.A.). He was appointed the director of Niger Delta Exploration and Production PLC in 2010 and became Chairman of the Board on June 21, 2016. He served as a non-executive director of First City Monument Bank from 1983 until 2011.


Cheif Jadesimi graduated from Oxford University in 1966 with an M.A. and L.L.B. degrees in Jurisprudence.

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