Simon Travers is currently the Managing Director of Josepdam Port Services Nigeria Limited. A seasoned and dynamic professional armed with 24 years experience in the port, maritime and transport industry in areas which include: stevedoring, cargo handling, RoRo, Low/Low, break bulk, containers, Uncon, Bulk and haulage.
Before joining Josepdam Port Services Nigeria Limited, he has worked for Nightfreight Uk Ltd, ABP connect, Associated British Ports,
Southampton Container Terminals(DP World) and En Route Distribution Ltd.
He is a member of the Commonwealth Council of Strategic planning and a qualified level 3 member of the Institute of Directors of Nigeria (I. oD). He has attended many training across different discipline-Health an safety, Management, Control of Containers, Finance, Communication, Freight, warehousing, etc.
Michael Jacobs is a seasoned Human Resources Generalist. He holds b B.Sc degree in Business Administration from Ogun State University (now Olabisi Onabanjo University), CIPM Diploma in Human Resource Management, Associate of Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria,
He also held a series of HR roles within various companies in the manufacturing sector of Nigeria economy, amongst Universal Steels Limited, Ogba-Ikeja under which he was a member of Committee of Personnel Practitioners Association of Metal Products, Iron & Steel Employers of Nigeria (AMPISEN).
His niche is strategic fitness of human resources and corporate strategy.
Aindero Sunday Oladele is an experienced, enthusiastic; self motivated who always strives to achieve a very high standard in whatever he undertakes. Proven leadership ability within team environment, experience and understand the importance of customers/stakeholders services. With over 20years unblemished
services in National Security and Maritime Industry, has gained in all aspect of Port and Terminal Operations, Security Risk Management i.e Physical security, Security of Information Management, Field Intelligence and Close protection operations, to mention but a few. He holds National Diploma in Elect/Elect Engineering, Certificates in Radio Tactical Communication, Operation and Maintenance of Vsat and Conferencing, Military Intelligence operations, Advance Diploma in Security Operation and Management, Post Graduate Diploma in Theology, Post Graduate Diploma in Shipping and Port Management and Master Degree in Transport Management . Associate Member Certified Institute of Shipping and Member Institute of Security of Nigeria.
As a leader in complex environment, he is comfortable with the additional complexity that multiple stakeholders bring and wish to continue his professional career by applying and developing his skills and knowledge within a dynamic and fast-paced maritime industry.
Friday Enamegbai is a prolific marketing professional with robust hands on job experience for an upward of 13 years. Friday is very passionate about challenging the way things are, inspiring a shared vision of better possibilities. Intellectual curiosity, ability to work strategic and tactical without losing sight of the “big picture”,
a passion for solving complex problems, combined with innovative thinking are his core strengths. He is a “generalist” with broad business expertise and deep specialized marketing skills.
An energetic professional, entrepreneur and administrator with great positive attitude towards success in the area of marketing, public relations, customer service, brand strategy and advertising. Naturally imbued with the ability to spring up ingenious ideas and being a strong advocate for chatting new waters and thinking out of the box.
Friday has masters in brands and marketing communication from the prestigious school of media and communication, Pan African University (LBS) and has attended many training home and abroad. Friday Enamegbai is currently the Commercial manager of Josepdam Ports Services Nigeria Limited.
HARUNA ADEREMILEKUN SAKIRAT (MRS) HND,B SC, AMNIN,FCA Haruna Aderemilekun Sakirat (Mrs) has been the Finance Manager of JPS since 2009.She has over 16(Sixteen) years post qualification experience in Auditing, Banking, Manufacturing and service industries (as an Auditor, Head of Operations, Accountant and finance manager)
She graduated from the Ogun State Polytechnic in 1997 with Distinction and as the overall best graduating student of her set. She later proceeded to the prestigious University Of Lagos where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. She became an Associate member of the Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of Nigeria and also of the Nigerian Institute of Management in 2001.
She was elevated to the Fellowship status of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria in 2015.
She is a reliable, resourceful, creative, resource driven individual with an eye for detail. She is got the potential to lead and motivate others, possesses excellent organizational and staff management skills.
She has got strong analytical skills and a good team player.
John Olugbenga Apata is the Maintenance Manager. Before joining Josepdam Port Services Limited, he was assistant manager in cement industry (Dangote) where he was responsible for routine maintenance of all equipment, Planning and scheduling of planned and unplanned maintenance works.
He also worked in Tower Aluminum Nig Plc as Maintenance/Tools Design Engineer where he was responsible for the design of Tools and Equipment maintenance. He holds a Higher National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from The Polytechnic Ibadan and PGD in Management from the University of Calabar.
Sylvanus Sopuluchukwu Nwanna, honorably retired from the Nigerian Navy in 2006 as a Lieutenant Commander. He has worked with many companies notably; Shell Petroleum Development Company Ltd and Total Upstream Nigerian Ltd in the capacity of Port Facility Security Officer.
In above companies, he served at Onshore, Swamp and Offshore (FPSO) locations. Sylvanus is a certified maritime security expert with over 25 years of experiences. Among the courses attended include both local and international – Port Facility Security Officer Course and Emergency Management Course in Derby, UK in 2008. Also, Sylva has many awards/decorations in his kitting, they include: Forces Service Star (FSS), Meritorious Service Star (MSS), Distinguished Corporate Achievers Gold Award (A Prestigious Award for Excellence). Furthermore, he has a Diploma in Public Administration (University of Calabar), Advanced Management Certificate-AMC (Security Control Management) and Associate Degree in Shipping Management.
He is JPS Ports Facility Security Officer.
Solomon Ose Okojie, Is a seasoned practical civil engineer and Project Manager with Ten years hands on Civil engineering construction. He Studied Civil Engineering at The Federal Polytechnic, Auchi Edo State, where he had OND and HND Civil Engineering.
Prior to his Employment in Josepdam port services Limited he was the Project Engineer in Global homes building and construction, Oregun Lagos state. He has also worked as a project Engineer in Broadstone Engineering Limited, Ikeja Lagos state.
He has done several projects within and outside Lagos such as The construction of Role model schools Oregun, The construction of main stage for daystar Christian center Oregun, Facility maintenance at NCF Lekki Lagos state, Faculty building development for IMSU Oweri, Imo State Underground fuel and diesel tank maintenance at America Embassy Abuja, Warehouse and Office development for NAHCO Abuja and Portharcourt Construction of B&B multipurpose road yenagoa bayelsa state and many other private and commercial building development. He believes in doing the right thing at the right time.
Adeboye Ogunpolu is a highly motivated professional with over 5 years experience in coordinating QHSE and Projects. A graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, B.Sc Chemical Engineering. He has gone through series of trainings with several
certifications in PMP, NEBOSH etc. A certified lead auditor for QMS ISO 9001:2008 & EMS ISO 14001:2015 and also a member of ISPON and PMI. Prior to his employment in Josepdam Port Services, he has worked with EIA NIG. LTD, a contractor to Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) in Port-Harcourt on several construction and renovation projects and also a contractor to NDDC on procurement, installation and maintenance of pressure pipelines in some parts of the south-south region.