General Manager, Operations
Anthony Sawyerr is the General Manager, Operations, Oando Energy Resources. He has 29 years’ experience working in the Oil & Gas Industry both locally and internationally and started his career in Exxon Mobil where he worked for15 years before joining Oando in 2007.
Over the years, Tony has held various Technical and Senior Management roles across a many of specialties including Engineering, Operations, Drilling, Production, Field Development, Terminal Operations, Capital Projects and Construction.
Tony is currently the GM Operations and has overall responsibility for all Drilling Engineering, Wells and Production Operations, Facilities Engineering & Capital Projects. He is also the Oando Operations and Technical Lead for all Joint Ventures.
He has provided technical expertise and thought leadership to various challenges in the oil and gas industry including proffering his thoughts at speaking engagements at globally renowned Oil & Gas events.
Tony holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, from the University of Ibadan and is a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers, a COREN (Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria) Registered Engineer, a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), the American Society of Mech. Engineers (ASME) and the American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE).