MANAGEMENT TEAM

Epic Pacific is managed by a competent, proactive and highly resourceful expatriate and indigenous management team, with extensive working experience in Nigeria spanning a period of over twenty-five years. We recognize that success depends on delivering a consistently high standard of service and we are able to offer a fully comprehensive EPIC service for the management and execution of projects in Nigeria. Management Frameworks are in place for key operational elements that impact on performance, notably Business principles and Ethics, Quality Management, HSE, Community Affairs and Nigerian Content. We have the required regular staff engineers of various disciplines as well as resource staff on call out. Additional engineers are brought in when necessary. The company is highly committed to the competency development of its staff.

MR. ALOY DURU
Chief Executive - Epic Atlantic Limited / Epic Pacific Limited
Aloy Onyenucheya Duru, a chartered engineer (COREN), Nigerian, is the founder and Managing Director of Epic Atlantic Limited / Epic Pacific Limited - oil & gas projects engineering/management companies - delivering services across sectors of the Nigeria oil & gas industry. He holds a competence status in oil and gas facilities engineering with multi-dimensional experience spanning onshore/offshore plays, field development planning, upstream facilities design & construction, production technology & operations, and project/asset management. He is a change manager with outstanding capabilities in organizational transformation management and coordination of multi-disciplinary activities. He started his career in the oil & gas industry in 1979 with Shell Nigeria where he worked for 23 years, serving in various capacities in Petroleum Engineering, Field Engineering, Planning/Economics functions, rising up to Chief Engineer position. Immediately following his exit from Shell in January 2003, he founded Epic Atlantic Limited – a company he has a vision to build up to a world class standard in Engineering and Project Management services. He later (in May 2014) established Epic Pacific Limited, an offshoot of Epic Atlantic, focusing on EPC projects. He holds a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from The University of Ife, Nigeria, and a Certificate in Environmental Economics & Policy Analysis from The Harvard University.

MR.SAMUEL AKINBAMIJO, ADEGBOYEGA
Director – Epic Atlantic limited
Samuel Akinbamijo Adegboyega, Nigeria obtained a B.Sc (Hons) in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Ibandan I 1976. He started his career as Engineer in Dowell Schlumberger (Nig) Ltd., Port Harcourt where he did his National Youth Service (NYSC). Upon completion of his NYSC service, he was employed as a Service Engineer Trainee and sent on training to Pau, France. He returned to Nigeria to work for Dowell Schlumberger (Nig) Limited. He was made an international staff in January 1980 and transferred to Basrah, Iraq. He worked in various capacities as a field Engineer in Abu Dhabi, and Staff Technical Engineer in Dowell Schlumberger S.A. Headquarters in Paris. Upon return to Nigeria in 1983, he worked for Dowell Schlumberger (Nig) limited in Warri as the Nigerian District Technical and Sales Engineer, and became the first Nigerian to become the Station manager of the company in 1984. He was transferred to Port Harcourt in 1986, and in 1989 was sent overseas again as the Operation Manager of Dowell Schlumberger in El Tigre, Venezuela. He left Dowell Schlumberger in 1990 to start an oilfield Service company of his own, SOWSCO well Services (Nig) limited in 1991. Married with Children, Sam is Ex-Officio of the Petroleum Technology of Nigeria (PETAN) and a member of the society of petroleum Engineers. .

<MR. OBIE, AKPACHIOGU
Director Business Development - Epic Atlantic Limited / Epic Pacific Limited

Obie has over 16 years cognate experience in project management and cost/value engineering for multifacet onshore/offshore pipelines, oil and gas production and process facilities projects involving engineering, procurement, construction/fabrication, installation and commissioning. Obie holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Calabar. He also holds a PG Diploma in Oil & Gas Engineering from the Robert Gordon University Aberdeen as well as a PG Diploma in Cost Engineering from the Iowa State University USA. Obie is a Certified Cost/Value Engineer, Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Certified Management Consultant. He is a Member, Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) #3281669,a Founder Member, Professional Institute of Pipeline Engineers (PIPE) #1062,Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Pipeline Engineering(JPE), Houston and an Enrolled Consultant for Vantage Marketplace LLC (a division of Sachs & Goldman Group Inc.),USA. With his extensive training and years of working for both the oil service and the E&P sectors, Obie has come to possess a wide range of transferable, life-long and independent learning, problem-solving, group work, communications and IT skills. He has also developed competencies in integrating knowledge and skills, applying them to the analysis, synthesis, management and control of existing and new systems.

MR.VINCENT UCHENNA, DIKE
Director & Company Secretary - Epic Atlantic Limited / Epic Pacific Limited

Vincent Uchenna Dike is a seasoned professional with over 22 years Legal/ Financial Services Industry experience. He holds a Master of Laws Degree (LLM) of the University of Lagos and an MBA from ESUT Business School, Lagos. Amongst other Positions held, he was at various times, Head, Legal Services/ Deputy Company Secretary Fidelity Bank Plc, Company Secretary/ Legal Adviser Savannah Bank of Nigeria Plc, Head Legal Services Spring Bank Plc and Head, Enterprise Risk Management Enterprise Bank Limited. Vincent has to his credit a number of awards for academic excellence including as the Best Graduating Student, Faculty of Law Abia State University, 1989. He has attended several professional and Management Development courses and programs. He is currently Managing Partner of Capstone, a Commercial Law Firm with offices in Lagos. He is a member Of the Nigerian Bar Association and the International Bar Association.