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).

Nkanyimuo Gabriel Nnadike

Executive Director Operations

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 – June 2017
  • Executive Director Operations – July 2017 – 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).

Mohammed Attayi Shaibu

GM, Financial 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

GM, Procurement and Logistics Services (PLOS)

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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