Tayo Gbenga Opanubi

Non-Exec. Director / Consultant

Dele is responsible for setting direction for all operations of the company globally. He started his career in Nigeria, working on several gas and steam driven power plant projects. He later joined Shell Group initially based in Nigeria where, over a period of nearly 20 years, held various positions in Nigeria, the Netherlands and the USA.

Throughout his career with Shell, he has been engaged in managing multi-billion $ projects in the upstream oil and gas sector and has acquired worldwide experience in dynamics of the energy industry.

Dele holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from DeVry University in Houston USA.

A certified Project Management Professional, Dele brings a wealth of knowledge of the oil and gas industry in the USA, UK, Netherlands and Africa, acquired through many years of industry experience including serving in; Shell Petroleum Development Company (Nigeria), Shell International, prior to establishing Bowalds Energy.