Adeleye Falade is a graduate of Electrical/Electronics Engineering from the University of Ibadan and holds an MBA from Henley Business School, University of Reading, UK. He is also a product of the London Business School short-term programme. He is a Fellow of Nigerian Society of Engineers (FNSE), member of Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), and member of Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).
Leye is an accomplished technical business professional with distinguished career in developing and implementing innovative solutions that have improved profitability and performance of world class organizations. He has broad and significant global exposure complemented by an ability to manage operations and projects in multi-national and multi-cultural environments. His over 22 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry cover assignments that span various countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
Prior to his current role as GM Production at NLNG, Leye was the Regional Asset Management System Implementation Manager for Royal Dutch Shell where he led the IT-enabled business simplification programme across Shell’s upstream, integrated gas and downstream-manufacturing line of businesses. Before then, he was seconded from Shell to serve as Operations Manager for NLNG between 2015 and 2018.
In the course of his career, Leye has worked extensively in the upstream and integrated gas businesses with strong focus on delivery. He is versed in asset management, production operations, HSSE, maintenance, project, technical audit and business transformation. He is an exceptional leader who invests heavily in people and business development.
Leye was appointed General Manager Production for Nigeria LNG Limited in May 2019.