Moritz Amanze Abazie, GCEO
Started his professional career from The Nigerian Export Import Bank (NEXIM),
Lagos in 1991 as an Export Credit Officer. He was subsequently appointed the
Executive Director in Edge Integrated Consultancy Services Limited, Lagos with
responsibilities for Export Business Development and Finance Strategy. Moritz
left this position in 1998 and founded Strides Energy and Maritime Limited. He
holds an EMBA in Shipping, Offshore and Finance from BI Norwegian Business
School, Oslo, MBA Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University,
Singapore. B.Sc. Business Administration –Insurance, University of Lagos, Lagos.
Moritz is an Alumnus of Lagos Business School (CEP19), Pan African University,
Lagos, Nigeria. He is a Member of the Institute of Directors (IoD), Nigeria and
has over 20 years experience in commercial management, asset expansion, oil &
gas (upstream) business development.
Ben Agwuncha - Finance Director
Worked with Tunde Williams & Co. a firm of Chartered Accountants where he rose to
the position of Its Senior Auditor. Thereafter he joined Chartered Bank Plc in 1992
and held various positions including managing three branches of the Bank. Mr. Agwuncha
joined Strides Energy and Maritime in 2004. He holds B.Sc. MBA, ACA.
Francis Oloworaran (Engr.)- ASSISTANT GENERAL MANAGER OPERATIONS
Holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Civil Engineering from University of Ilorin,
Kwara State Nigeria. He is a member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and a
registered member of Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN). During
his Engineering career of over 20 years, he has worked with Halliburton Energy Services
in Nigeria, Schlumberger Wireline and Testing in Australia and Seascape Energy Services
Ltd in Nigeria. He joined Strides Energy & Maritime Ltd in 2013 and currently serves as the
Assistant General Manager, Operations.
Our vision is to be the leading asset solutions provider acknowledged by all stakeholders in
the African offshore oil and gas construction market.