He Is ADEOYE FADEYI
It is no longer news that the MD/CEO of Eko Electricity Distribution company, Engineer (Dr.) Oladele Amoda has retired from active service. A few weeks back the management of EKEDC had an Appreciation Party in his honour. But the big news is that a new and brilliant engineer has taken over from him. He is Engineer. Adoye Fadeyi. He is a good and worthy successor of this great man who has had meritorious service.
Who is Engr. Adeoye Fadeyi? He is a product of New York State University from where he bagged a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mr. Adeoye Oluwadare Fadeyibi is a thoroughbred and crackerjack professional with over seventeen years’ experience at the topmost management level in high-end organisations within the power sector.
Prior to joining Eko Electricity Distribution Company, he has held various positions including as Managing Director, Technical at Lionworks Capital, a billion Dollar Africa Infrastructure fund. He is also an Advisor and Consultant on a number of notable power projects in Nigeria. Prior to working in Lionworks Capital, he was the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer at Transcorp Power Limited, Ughelli, Delta State.
Mr. Adeoye’s tenure as the MD/CEO of TPL brought unprecedented transformation to the 972 megawatts (MW) capacity plant with a quantum leap in actual production from a meagre 160 megawatts (MW) before takeover in November, 2013 to 634MW in December,2015. Mr. Adeoye also worked at the US based world renowned Power Utility Company, General Electric (GE) in several capacities ranging from Gas Turbines Controls, systems and accessories engineer, Technical Adviser and service manager installations, Africa to portfolio Manager sub- Saharan Africa and Activing Service Director, Africa, India and middle east. He was also sales Director, sales Director, Power Services sub- Saharan Africa till his exitfrom GE.
In addition to his Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mr Adeoye is also a graduate of General Electric (GE) Power Systems University. He has as well attended several technical and management trainings and certifications from the same University and other various Management Learning Programmes.