Femi Ogunkolati (Tex)

Founder and CEO Synterra Energy Assets and a Non Executive director in a number of businesses in Nigeria.

Dynamic, entrepreneurial Business Director Oil Trader and Management Consultant with a 20+ year record of solid achievement in Europe, the U.S and Africa and demonstrated success driving multimillion dollar sales growth while providing award-winning  leadership in highly competitive markets. Skilled in building commercial initiatives and organic growth of new or start up companies by employing expert financial strategy whilst improving business synergies. Tenacious in building new business, deal making and forging strong long term relationships with external business partners.

  • Over 17 years experience trading Nigerian equity crude oil cargoes.
  • Has traded hundreds of cargoes of Nigerian crude oil to date.
  • Thorough understanding of the global marketplace.
  • Trading counterparties include Vitol, Glencore, Trafigura, Sempra Energy, Oryx, Exxon, Chevron and Noble Clean Fuels. 
  • Solid track record of refined petroleum product imports into Nigeria