Independent Non-Executive Director
Chief Anthony was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Company in January 2010. Prior to her appointment, Chief Anthony worked with the Federal Ministry of Justice before joining the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (the “NNPC”) in 1978.
She was appointed Group General Manager, Corporate Secretariat and Legal Division, as well as the Secretary to the NNPC in July 1999 and was promoted to the level of Group Executive Director on 6 May 2007. Chief Anthony was the first female to be appointed to such a position in the NNPC. She retired in January 2009 as the Coordinator (Group Executive Director Level) Corporate Secretariat and Legal Division as well as the Secretary to the Corporation and Board of the NNPC after working for the NNPC for 31 continuous years.
Chief Anthony was also a director of Napoil Limited a crude oil and petroleum products trading company owned by NNPC, a director of Brass LNG Company and General Manager Legal and secretary to the board of Nigeria LNG Limited. Chief Anthony obtained a Bachelors degree in Law from the University of Lagos in 1973 and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1974.