Segun Omidele is the President of PolaSeo Group LLC, Houston, USA. He has roughly 38 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry. A seasoned Reservoir Engineer, he worked for 29 years with Shell companies in Nigeria, UK and USA in several technical and management positions. He left the services of Shell E & P, Africa as Resource Volume Manager for Africa in September 2008.
He has highly diverse experience in all aspects of the oil and gas industry and has served in various senior technical and executive leadership positions with engineering, financial and operational responsibilities. He was previously at Erin Energy Corporation, Houston where he rose from Senior Vice President for Business Development and New Ventures to Chief Executive Officer. He also served as the Managing Director and later Senior Vice President for Exploration and Production for Allied Energy Corporation, Houston.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Petroleum Engineering from University of Ibadan, Nigeria and a Masters degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Houston, USA. He is also a graduate of the Advanced Management Program of Harvard Business School. In addition, he is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers and the Nigerian Society of Engineers.