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Mr John Anim
Has over 18 years of progressive oil and gas experience that spans production, well, reservoir engineering and field management.
Has a rich array of skillset garnered from both petroleum engineering service companies and E&P operating companies. Prior to joining Platform Petroleum in 2012, He was the Lead Reservoir Engineer at Dharmattan Nigeria Limited, and previously Senior Reservoir/Production Engineer at Brittania-U Nigeria Limited as well as Technical Manager at Rego Petroleum Services Limited. As a reservoir simulation engineer, he was involved in the study of several onshore and offshore assets in the Niger Delta for optimum field development and maximum recovery of reserves.
Is a proven ardent manager of people and resources in different capacities. In the past 6 years, He has led the Petroleum Engineering team as a manager, delivering on asset-related corporate targets and ensuring the optimal operation of the company’s assets in a prudent and cost-effective manner.
Studied Chemical Engineering at the University of Benin and graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in 2000. He is also a product of the Special Intensive Training Programme (SITP) organised by SHELL in collaboration with The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen. He earned a Post Graduate Certificate in Oil and Gas Engineering from the Programme in 2003. Mr Anim is concluding an MBA – Energy and Sustainability from the University of Cumbria, UK and a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).
Mr John AnimManaging Director
Mr Kazeem Raimi
Mr. Raimi joined the company in August 2021 as Executive Director , Commercial with the responsibility for all Platform’s Strategic and Commercial Decisions, Financial Operations, Capital Raising, and Optimization of Capital Structure across the organisation.
He has 20 years experience in Commercial, Economics, Business Planning, Banking, Treasury and Finance positions, having been Petroleum Economist and Commercial Advisor for Addax Petroleum Nigeria and Addax Petroleum Services, Geneva, Switzerland with significant involvement in Project Economic Analysis, Business Planning, Commercial and Economic Evaluations of New Ventures, Farm-in and Company Acquisition Opportunities, Bid-Rounds Valuation and Packaging, and Fiscal – Terms Analysis.
Most recently, Mr. Raimi was with Seplat Energy Plc as General Manager, Commercial with the responsibility for driving Commercial, Economics, Valuation, Planning and Treasury activities across the organization. The role reported to the CFO and supports the CEO and the Board in investment decision making while providing commercial support to functions including Operations, Business Development and directly interfaces with external stakeholders such crude oil offtakers, third party pipeline/terminal operators, gas customers, reserves auditors, lending banks as well as government agencies such as NNPC, DPR, NEITI.
Mr. Raimi had started his career with Citibank Nigeria as a Finance Analyst and thereafter with Cadbury Nigeria as Treasury Manager before joining the Oil and Gas Industry.
Mr. Raimi graduated with BSc. (Honours) First-Class in Economics from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria and possesses an MSc. in Oil and Gas Economics from the University of Dundee, Scotland. He also holds the Harvard Business School Certificate of Management Excellence.
Mr Kazeem RaimiExecutive Director, Commercial
Mrs Antoinette Eni
A Successful General Manager with extensive knowledge and experience of HR Administration and Operational Management at Senior Level. She has successfully managed multidisciplinary staff groups and introduced new HR systems and complex administration systems to process, monitor and audit service delivery.
Antoinette has a Post Graduate Diploma in Management Studies and a Post Graduate Certificate in Management. She joined Platform Petroleum in October 2017 from Imperial (NHS) UK with over 20 years of service.
Mrs Antoinette EniGeneral Manager HR & Corporate Services
Engr Christopher Ikeocha
Engr Christopher Ikeocha is a technology-driven petroleum engineering executive with extensive experience in oil and gas development, providing practical solutions for the development of conventional and unconventional, offshore, deep-water, and onshore mature assets.
He started his career as an Associate Reservoir/Drilling Engineer at Conoco Inc., Nigeria between 1998 and 2002. He moved on from there to fill several other Reservoir Engineering and leadership roles at various companies across the USA and Canada including Knowledge Systems Inc, Shell Canada, Southwestern Energy, Marathon, Hess Corporation, and Ciad Energy LLC. He joined West African Exploration and Production Company Nigeria (a subsidiary of Dangote) in 2018, where he served as Asset Manager, reporting directly, and advising the MD on aspects of asset development of oil and gas assets. Before joining Platform Petroleum, Engr Ikeocha was Director and Consultant at Lithium Engineering Services Nigeria Limited.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Geology and a Post Graduate Diploma in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Benin. He also earned a Master’s in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Houston, Texas. He is a Professional Engineer registered in Alberta, Canada and by the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN).
Engr Christopher Ikeocha resumed as General Manager, Assets at Platform Petroleum Limited on January 10, 2022.
Engr Christopher IkeochaGeneral Manager, Assets
Mr Odia Christian
Mr. Odia Christian has over twenty years post graduate experience in the oil and gas industry. He started his professional career with Dresser Kellog in the construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance of the Multi- million Dollar SPDC OBIGBO NODE Associated Gas Gathering Project. This comprises of three gas plants, four(04) compression stations and one Sales manifold with a combined capacity of 150 MMscf/d all in Eastern Niger Delta. He had a stint with Dresser Rand, Century Energy Services, Netcodietsmann Energy services all in the Operation and Maintenance in the integrated oil and gas facilities of OBIGBO, AGBADA AND IMO RIVER Oil and gas Facilities of SPDC. He had working experience with Walter smith Petroman oil Company Ltd in OML 16.
Prior to joining PLATFORM PETROLEUM, he was operations Superintendent with SINOPEC international Exploration and Production Company (SIPEC) where he midwifed PSSR/OPR in OML 14 in pursuance to LTO approval by DPR. He has contributed to technical publications of the SINOPEC WORLD WIDE Magazine.
A qualified Engineer, he obtained a Bachelor of Engineering Degree ( B.ENG) in Chemical Engineering from Federal university of Technology OWERRI in 1992, member Nigeria Society of Chemical Engineer(NschE), active member of the RIVERS STATE Chapter.
Happily married with Children .
Mr Odia ChristianManager, HSSE
Anionye Eka-Iloma is a lawyer by profession. He joined Platform Petroleum Limited on the 1st of February 2006 as a Government/Public Affairs Officer. It was in that capacity that he headed the Government/Community Affairs Department of Platform Petroleum Limited from 2006 to 2013. During the period, he interfaced with the host communities, and national and sub-national governments in Nigeria, which saw to the smooth relationship between the company and third-party stakeholders.
He superintended all the acquisition of Platform Petroleum Limited’s Oil Pipeline Right of Way. He was a member of the Divestment Team of SPDC/SEPLAT (as seconded to Seplat) during Seplat’s acquisition of OMLs 4, 38, and 41 from SPDC.
He drove the processes for the execution of various Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) between Platform and her host communities. In 2010, he drove the negotiation that produced the first edition MoU between Seplat Petroleum Development Company and its Host Communities in Edo and Delta States, Nigeria.
In 2013, he was promoted to Senior Legal Officer. In 2017, he became the Acting Manager: Legal. In 2018, he was confirmed the substantive Manager: Legal. He is presently a member of the Leadership Team of Platform Petroleum Limited.
He holds LL. B (Hons) degree and Master in Law & Diplomacy degree from Delta State University. He holds his Barrister at Law (professional certificate) from Nigerian Law School. He was called to the Nigerian Bar in October, 2004 as a Solicitor and Advocate of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. He has attended many national and international trainings on Law and Leadership in Nigeria, Dubai, Italy, and Singapore. He is married and the marriage is blessed with three children.
Anionye Eka-IlomaManager Legal
Mr. Amonia Sylvanus Tariah
Amonia Sylvanus Tariah is a seasoned professional accountant with over 25-year work experience that spanned accounting, audit, and risk management functions in diverse businesses, which include oil and gas, manufacturing, banking, stockbroking, and public accounting. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN).
Amonia started his career in 1995 with KPMG Audit (Chartered Accountants), where he honed his skills in accounting, audit, taxation, and business consulting. Subsequently, he worked in several other organisations, including Zenith Bank Plc, where his last role was Regional Audit Supervisor, and Notore Chemical Industries Plc, where he worked as Manager, Business Risk and Control. He joined Platform Petroleum Limited in 2018 as the Internal Audit Manager, bringing onboard his wide experience and proactive approach to corporate issues.
Mr. Tariah holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Accountancy (1994) from the Rivers State University of Science and Technology, MBA in Finance and Banking from the University of Port Harcourt Business School, certificate in Leadership and Management from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and certificate in Policy, Strategy and Leadership Course (PSLC) from the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru. He is married, blessed with children, and an advocate for good governance.