Olayide Williams

Vice President, New Ventures

Olayide Williams has a Diploma in Petroleum Economics & Management from the IFP School in France and a BSc in Business Management from the University of Hull, UK.

She is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Prince2 Project Management Certification and Next Certified Instructor on Petroleum Economics and Portfolio Management.

Olayide started her career with Schlumberger, as a Portfolio Business Analyst and then went on to become a Portfolio Business Manager managing field development and asset management solutions in Europe and Africa (EAF); including services for standardized economics, modeling of fiscal regimes, decision and risk analysis, reserves tracking and reporting, portfolio optimization and planning.

She was attached to various clients’ projects which include; Lead Consultant Economics and Planning at Shell Head Quarters, The Hague Netherlands; Geosciences and Petroleum Engineering (GPE) as the Sub-Saharan African Business Manager and Schlumberger Headquarters United Kingdom as a Global Operations Manager.