Akinwole Omoboriowo II, Chief Executive Officer, Genesis Electricity

Panelist at AIX: Energy and AIX: Gas
Akinwole Omoboriowo II (AOII) is a 1993 graduate of Economics from University of Jos, alumni of the London Business School, from where he acquired specialist training in Electricity Pricing & Modeling course in 2006, and a 2011 Post-Graduate Diploma Alumni in Strategy & Innovation from the Prestigious Oxford University’s SAID Business School, U.K.
AOII has over 20 years of experience in the Oil & Gas and Power Sectors in Africa, where he has consistently led other equally distinguished colleagues in pioneering several initiatives including but not limited to Independent Power Producing companies, well-Structured Oil Companies (Oil Trading and Exploration), thriving Utility Companies, amongst others.
Akinwole Omoboriowo II’s top management work-profile includes being the Chairman and CEO of Genesis Electricity Limited, the Vice-Chairman and CEO of Genesis Energy Group, Chairman Board of Directors GEL Utility (Co- Sponsored by General Electric and Engro Corp), Member- Advisory Board of The Global Thinkers Forum (GTF), he served as Chairman of Bissau Electricidade de Agua (Guinea Bissau), and Founding Managing Director of Besse-Oil & Services.
He has been named amongst the much esteemed list of “Most Influential Figures in African Power” for 2014 and 2015.
AOII is a Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants (IMC) and invested with Honoris Causa Fellowship of the Certified Board of Administrators of Nigeria (CBAN).