Ngozi Okonkwo

Ngozi Okonkwo

Chief Legal Officer Oando Energy Resources

Ngozi Okonkwo is the Chief Legal Officer of Oando PLC. Before assuming this role, she was Head, Legal Services of the company, responsible for legal supervisory oversight over the two upstream entities in Group, one downstream entity and all projects at the parent company level.

Prior to joining Oando, Ngozi worked with F.O Akinrele & Co. as Junior Counsel and KPMG Professional Services (previously known as Arthur Andersen) as Manager in the Tax, Regulatory and People Services unit and Head of indirect tax services, providing advice and compliance services to oil and gas and independent power producing companies and provision of legal secretarial services to private oil service companies.

She obtained LLB (Hons) from The University of Nigeria, Enugu in 1997 and BL from The Nigerian Law School, Abuja in 1999.

Ngozi is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association, honorary fellow of the Association of Fellows and Legal scholars of the centre for International Legal Studies, Austria, Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom and Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, Nigeria.


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Wednesday 06/11/2019

From 14:45 To 15:45

11/06/2019 14:45 11/06/2019 15:45 AOWomen: Promoting Inclusive Growth Across the Upstream With a focus on the need to mainstream women in energy and to develop blueprints for capacity building and gender equality, the goal of AOWomen is to ensure woman have a presence, voice and opinion in shaping energy policy, transaction and agreements across Africa. Our panel will explore:
 
  • Inclusive growth across the industry: from Operators to SMEs, how can women position themselves at the decision-making table of every major project and policy reform decision for the continent?
  • Future leaders & parity pledges: encouraging commitment for greater recruitment drive for women across the industry
  • Sponsorship & Mentorship: Career progression and opportunities
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"AOWomen: Promoting Inclusive Growth Across the Upstream"

Caroline Alting Hon. Dr Aissatou Sophie Gladima Jill Gregory Kelly Latter Ngozi Okonkwo
Time and date

Wednesday 06/11/2019

From 14:45 To 15:45

11/06/2019 14:45 11/06/2019 15:45 AOWomen: Promoting Inclusive Growth Across the Upstream With a focus on the need to mainstream women in energy and to develop blueprints for capacity building and gender equality, the goal of AOWomen is to ensure woman have a presence, voice and opinion in shaping energy policy, transaction and agreements across Africa. Our panel will explore:
 
  • Inclusive growth across the industry: from Operators to SMEs, how can women position themselves at the decision-making table of every major project and policy reform decision for the continent?
  • Future leaders & parity pledges: encouraging commitment for greater recruitment drive for women across the industry
  • Sponsorship & Mentorship: Career progression and opportunities
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