Israel Mkpaoro

Israel Mkpaoro, Ph.D

Dr. Israel Mkpaoro Executive Vice President, Africa Continental Operations had his B.Sc in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Ibadan, M. Sc, and Ph.D. in Environmental Technology/Management from the University of Port Harcourt both in Nigeria. He is a sought-after speaker in several international conferences and has professional papers in some learned journals to his credit. Israel has over 30 years of experience drawn from working with major Oil & Gas organizations.

His impressive carrier profile cuts across petroleum engineering, environmental management, business operations management/development, contracts administration, projects planning/scheduling, controls, conventional oil wells development, pipeline installation, design and implementation of remedial actions/restoration, and waste management. He is a member of several professional bodies including the National Registry of Environmental Professionals (NREP-USA), Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP), Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), Chartered Institute of Cost Management of Nigeria and British Project Professionals Society – UK. Israel is familiar with the socio-political terrain of his native Africa, and coupled with his professional prowess, he fitly harnesses the full innovative potentials of Getti Energy Corporation in the Continent as a whole.