Simbi Wabote

Simbi Wabote

Executive Secretary NCDMB

Engr. Simbi K. Wabote was appointed as the Executive Secretary Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) by President Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR) on the 29th of September 2016. Prior to his appointment he was an Executive Director of Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) Nigeria Limited and the General Manager Business and Government Relations for Shell Companies in Nigeria (SCiN).
 
Engr. Wabote joined Shell in September 1991 as an Oil and gas Engineer after a short stint with the Banking industry in Nigeria.
 
Prior to taking up his role as an Executive Director of Shell, he had served Shell in various senior positions within and outside the country in Engineering, Contracting & Procurement, External Affairs and Community Affairs Directorates. As Head of Civil engineering in Shell Eastern Division, he was responsible for major key civil engineering projects for the company, including the Shell Osubi airport in Warri Delta State Nigeria. He served as the National Assembly Relations Adviser to Shell and was the General Manager, Local Content Development, of Shell Exploration Production Company in Nigeria (SEPCiN). He was responsible for the development of Royal Dutch Shell’s local content strategy and framework and supervised Shell Local Content implementation across several countries including Nigeria, Gabon, Brunei, Oman, Kazakhstan, Australia, Iraq, Qatar, Jordan, USA and new frontier countries for Shell.
 
Simbi holds an MSc from Leeds Metropolitan University, Graduate of Civil Engineering from Rivers State University of Science and Technology Port Harcourt and a graduate of INSEAD group leadership programme. He is also a member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers and a COREN Registered engineer and a member Institute of Civil Engineers London.
 
As the Executive Secretary, NCDMB his new assignment is to steer strategic National programs being implemented by the Board to build capacity and domicile industry activities within Nigeria. He is expected to bring his global experience to bear in re-engineering the Board’s business processes to achieve maximum impact on Nigerian Content development.  
 

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Wednesday 06/11/2019

From 12:00 To 13:00

11/06/2019 12:00 11/06/2019 13:00 External Trends in Energy Transition
  • What impact will the energy transition have on Local Content issues over the coming years?
  • What can be done to ensure that O&G local content policies and programs are providing workers with the skills they need to succeed in the energy transition?
African Local Content Forum

African Local Content Forum

"External Trends in Energy Transition"

Simbi Wabote
Time and date

Wednesday 06/11/2019

From 12:00 To 13:00

11/06/2019 12:00 11/06/2019 13:00 External Trends in Energy Transition
  • What impact will the energy transition have on Local Content issues over the coming years?
  • What can be done to ensure that O&G local content policies and programs are providing workers with the skills they need to succeed in the energy transition?
African Local Content Forum
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African Local Content Forum

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