IMPORTANT NOTICE:  With the untimely death of the company's CEO and Managing Director, Mr Fidelis Ogwugwa, on 19th November 2019, all operations of Lynben Energy and Gas have permanently ceased.  With this sad news, Lyndon Energy has made the strategic decision to exit Nigeria and focus its efforts on its solar pv business, see www.arinnasolar.com.

The Lynben Energy & Gas Board have more than 150 years combined experience in the design, build and operation of oil, gas and petrochemical facilities.  As part of the Lyndon Energy Group www.lyndonenergy.com, the company is committed to "enlightened decarbonisation", in every aspect of its activities.


CEO & Managing Director

Mr Fidelis Ogwugwa - Fidelis is an Energy Economist with some 25 years of top level oil and gas experience working with multinational companies operating in Nigeria across the entire value chain of the oil and gas industry.  Fidelis is a Co-Founder of the business.

Executive Director

Mr. Paul Bryant - Paul is a highly experienced and accomplished oil and gas executive having worked for BP for more than 30 years in many of the key provinces around the world including Saudi Arabia.  Paul is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer and a Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers.  Known as a "dealmaker" he with extensive experience in negotiating joint ventures, gas and LNG contracts.  Paul is a Co-Founder of the business.

Executive Director

Mr. Olusola Abejide - Olusola has had over 15 years of professional work experience in design and supervision of small and large projects in Oil & Gas and Building Industries. He is certified in Nigeria by COREN as a Mechanical Engineer and he is also a Certified Mechanical Engineering Technologist in Alberta, Canada.  He has provided sales and maintenance support to some major OEMs in Nigeria notable among them; Rolls-Royce Power Engineering, Measurement Technologies Ltd., Inciner8, etc.  He is a strong promoter of green energy and a member of the Solar Energy Society of Alberta, Canada.

Executive Director

Mr. Lewis Jeffery - Lewis is a highly experience and accomplished oil and gas executive  and refiner have worked for Shell and BP for more than 40 years.  Lewis is a very highly regarded Project Manager and was TNK BP's VP for Major Projects based in Moscow, Russia for more than 5-years and is used to working in the most challenging environments.

Executive Director

Mr. Mike Cloud - Mike is a highly experienced refiner who has carried out commercial optimisation for a portfolio of refineries and has performed lead M&A roles in refinery purchases and sales. Mike was Commercial Manager for BP’s Nerefco refinery in Rotterdam for a number of years and was involved deeply in the BP/Mobil European JV working out of BP’s Brussels offices. Mike has extensive experience in performing refinery valuations for M&A purposes and has occupied leadership roles in a number of joint venture refining organisations internationally. 

Commercial Adviser

Mr. Warren Ogbobine - Warren ​is a highly experienced business developer and commercial analyst. Warren holds​ ​a​ ​Higher​ ​National​ ​Diploma​​ (HND)​ ​in​ ​Accountancy from​ ​the​ ​prestigious​ ​Auchi​ ​Polytechnic.​ ​He​ ​is​ ​a​ ​Certified​ ​National Accountant,​ ​CNA,​ ​and​ ​member​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Association​ ​of​ ​National Accountants​ ​of​ ​Nigeria.


Mr. Paul Fadoju - Paul has over 20 years experience within the UK financial services sector and established a boutique financial advisory consultancy after many years in offshore banking.  Paul brings excellent banking relationships both in the UK and Nigeria and has a good working knowledge of both project and trade finance.