Returnee Amy Jadesimi in quest for bigger role in Nigeria's energy industry

Amy Jadesimi, MD, LADOL

While the collapse in oil prices might seem like unequivocally bad news for Nigeria’s energy industry, there is one Lagos-based executive who sees only opportunity.

Amy Jadesimi, a former investment banker, is hoping that renewed pressure on majors to cut costs will spur them to take advantage of a logistics base she has developed to serve a projected boom in deepwater oil production.

“For the past 10 years, oil companies have agreed with us that they need a base in Lagos for deep offshore production and drilling support,” says Ms Jadesimi.

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