Mr. Ken Etete is the Group CEO of Century Group.
Mr. Ken. Etete provides visionary leadership to the functional subsidiaries in Century Group: Century Energy Services Limited, Century Ports and Terminal Limited, Century Exploration and Production Limited, Century Intermoor Limited, Global Manning Resources Limited, El-Mina Petroleum Limited, Century Data Integrated Services Limited.
He holds a First degree in Accounting and Business studies from the University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria, an MBA in Oil and Gas from the CWC institute London. He is also an alumnus of Harvard Business School (OPM44).
His career spans over fifteen years, with a wealth of experience in diverse sectors of the Nigerian economy- in the Nigerian oil and gas industry- spanning the entire gamut of the value chain which includes: FPSO Operations & Management, Gas, Marine and Exploration & Production.
He is a philanthropist, committed to the development of the communities in which Century Group does business and to Africa as a whole. He believes strongly in employment and local content development as a driver of economic growth.
Mr. Ken Etete is passionately committed to the development of Africa’s human capital, believing strongly that it is a key driver in enhancing Africa’s competitive advantage and economic growth in the 21st century.
He initiated the 1st Nigeria Malaysian private partnership for offshore Oil and Gas services, initiated the restart of the Pennington terminal on behalf of CONOIL and Chevron, initiator of coastal city gas gathering solutions for the Niger Delta communities, initiator and Director of Principe Resources for the development of the 1st ultra-modern petroleum storage facilities in the Lekki Free zone; developed and implemented special training concept to assist oil companies to optimize their operations and improve security in the Niger Delta Areas.
He has received several awards of Excellence in Entrepreneurship from various reputable Institutions and organisations in and outside Nigeria.
Ken is an ardent reader and very passionate about courses that change the lives of people positively.
Mr. Ken Edward Etete is married with children.