Management Team

Our Vision is to be a World-Class Engineering Solutions Company of Choice.

Engr. Phillip Balami Yaro

Managing Director / CEO

Engr. Phillip Balami Yaro graduated from Ahmadu Bello University (A.B.U) in 1989, after obtaining a degree in Electrical with a second Class Honours, Upper Division and served briefly as Pupil Engineer with Even-Ezra Nigeria Limited before joining Cakasa in 1990 as Service Engineer.

He has also held the following positions up to December 2008 before being promoted as the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Cakasa (Nigeria) Company Limited in 2009.

  • Area supervisor – Port Harcourt Area Office 1994-1996
  • Area Manager Kaduna – 1996 – March 2002
  • Executive Director, Operations April 2002 – December 2003
  • Deputy Managing Director 2004 -2008
  • Managing Director/CEO 2009-Date.

He is widely travelled and is a member of various professional bodies among which are the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN).

Engr. Bayo Erinle

General Manager, Business Development

Engr. Bayo Erinle is a first class honors graduate of Mechanical Engineering with over 25years working experience in Engineering and project management. He commenced his career with Nigeria Breweries Plc where he served for 20years in various capacities as Engineering Services Manager, Packaging Manager, Projects and participated in several transformation projects.

He joined Cakasa (Nigeria) Company Limited in 2006 as the General Manager, Construction. He is currently the General Manager (GM) – Marketing and Business Development. His current responsibilities include identifying, Sourcing and acquisition of profitable projects in addition to developing new Business for the company.

He has acquired sufficient experience in Construction management especially for Oil and Gas Industries. He has demonstrated high capabilities in management of resources and turnkey projects.

He is a member of many professional bodies including the Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE) and COREN.

Nkanyimuo Gabriel Nnadike

GM, Maintenance & Product Group, Port Harcourt

Nkanyimuo Gabriel Nnadike is a graduate of Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO). He served with Elf Petroleum Nigeria Limited, Port Harcourt as a Telecoms Engineer.

He also worked with GNC Engineering and Tech. Services Ltd as Electronic System Engineer before joining Cakasa (Nigeria) Company limited in January 1994. While in Cakasa he has held the following position up to 2011:

  • Sales/services Engineer Port Harcourt Area Office – January 1994 – Nov. 2000
  • Ag. Area Manager, Port Harcourt Area Office – Nov. 2000 – Sept. 2001
  • Area Manager, Port Harcourt Area Office – Sept. 2001 – Feb. 2008
  • GM Maintenance & Products, Port Harcourt – March 2008 – Date

He has attended so many trainings and he is widely travelled. He is also a professional member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE).

Engr. Sunday Omophe Ugboduma

GM, Maintenance & Product Group, Lagos

Engr. Sunny Ugboduma is a graduate of electrical and electronics engineering with a second Class Honours, Upper Division from FUTO and a master degree holder (MBA) from University of Lagos. He served briefly as Systems Analyst with Omnidata Limited, Nsukka, and Anambra State before joining Cakasa in 1991 as Sales/Service Engineer.

He has held the following positions up to 2007 before being promoted as the Assistant General Manager of Cakasa (Nigeria) Company Limited in 2008.

  • Area Supervisor-Warri Area Office, 1996-2002
  • Business Development Manager – 2003-2007
  • Assistant General Manager – 2008-2011.
  • General Manager – January 2012 to date.

He is widely travelled and is a professional member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN).

Chukwuzube Ilodianya

Assistant General Manager, Construction Group

Chukwuzube Ilodianya graduated from University of Lagos in 1991, after obtaining a degree in Mechanical Engineering and started work as
Workshop Engineer with Chyke International Ltd., Warri from April 1993 – Jan 1995. He worked with Mekon Associates, Lagos as a Mechanical Design Engineer from Feb 1995 to January 1996.

He worked as Project Engineer with Etco Nigeria Ltd, Apapa from February 1996 – Jan 2000. He also worked with Intertec Ltd. as a Site Piping Engineer in 2001before joining Cakasa as a Lead Piping Engineer 2001 and Site Manager between 2003 – 2004.

He also held the following positions of Lead Piping/Mechanical Engineer from June 2001 – April 2007 before being promoted as the Operations Manager, ETSD in April 2007, a position he held till Feb. 2011 when he was appointed as Construction Manager in the Construction Group. In 2011 he was promoted as Assistant General Manager, Construction Group, a position he holds to date.

He is widely travelled and is a member of various professional bodies among which are the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), the American Society of Mechanical Engineer (ASME) and member COUNCIL FOR THE REGULATION OF ENGINEERING IN NIGERIA, (COREN).

Mohammed Attayi Shaibu

GM, Finance / Corporate Services

Mr. Mohammed Attayi Shaibu is a fellow of the Institute of chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). Before joining Cakasa in 2009, he had worked with Hamdala Hotel, Kaduna, as Assistant Accountant Expenditure. Head, billing section, Audit section, Food & Beverage Control Section of the Hotel before leaving in 2001.

Was Airticuled at Muallahyidi & Company (Chartered Accountants), 2001 – 2003. Where he later became lead Auditor for the audit of Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN), Danfodio University, Sokoto, Kaduna State Water Board (a World Bank Financed project) etc.

Team Leader in the investigation into the irregularity in supply and consumption of AGO, LPFO and LRS 1997 – 2000, Value for money Audit of N2.3billion bank loan facility in Benue Cement Company Ltd Gboko, reconciliation and verification of debt portfolio of Benue Cement prior to the taking over by Dangote group.

Appointed as Manager Finance & Admin J.R. Gushing Wells Limited, Kaduna, 2003 – 2005. Northern Dairies Limited, Funtua, 2005 – 2008. Chief Accountant Levant Construction Ltd, Abuja, 2008 – 2009.

While in Cakasa, he has served under the following capacities:

  • Manager, Finance & Account Department: 2009 – 2012
  • Financial Controller: 2012 – 2014
  • General Manager, Finance & Corporate Service:  2014 – Date

Mohammed Attayi Shaibu is also an Associate member, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN).

Okunade Adeniyi Olushola

Assistant General Manager (AGM) Group Procurement, Logistic and Equipment Services (GPLES)

Okunade Adeniyi Olushola a graduate of Mathematics (with Economics) from the University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) in 1990, a Member of Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply Management (CIPMSN).

He joined Cakasa in 1991 as a Foreign Procurement Officer, before being promoted to the position of AGM, GPLES, he has served in the following position:

  • Assistant General Manager – 2014 – Date
  • Material Manager – 2007 – 2013
  • Deputy Manager (Logistic) – 2004 – 2007
  • Senior Logistic Officer – 2001 – 2004
  • Order Facilitator – 1997 – 2001
  • Material Officer – 1994 – 1997
  • Foreign Procurement Officer – 1991- 1994

He is widely travelled and well trained in so many areas of purchasing and supply.

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