Engr.Sylvanus C.Ghasarah

Engr. Sylvanus C. Ghasarah is the Chairman of Nigachem Nigeria Limited and a qualified Mining Engineer. His vision to be a Leader and commitment to excellence as well as his early retirement from salaried employment provided him ample opportunity to concentrate on Nigachem Nigeria Limited, a company he had earlier founded.

He has since been managing the affairs of the company which initially concentrated on Ammonium Nitrate and later, as the working capital improved, went into importation, marketing and sales of civil explosives and accessories and finally manufacturing of civil explosives.

With his knowledge in management and technical courses/seminars/factory visits in Nigeria, UK France, Poland, Sweden, USA, India, etc. and his vast experience in explosives industry spanning over 3 decades, he is more of a reference/consultant in explosives matters in Nigeria...

Mr. Milind Deshmukh

Mr. Milind Deshmukh is the Chief Executive Officer of Nigachem Nigeria Limited. He did his post graduate in Management from Mumbai University and has a vast and varied experience of 26 years in Marketing and Manufacturing fields in India and Nigeria having worked in many Multinational companies before taking over as the CEO of Nigachem Nigeria Ltd. He has been actively involved in the company and successfully set up our manufacturing facilities. He oversees the manufacturing operations apart from coordinating the other departments of the company. He also liaises and coordinates with our technical partners in India for all the expansion plans and new developments.

Alh. Muibi A. Yusuf

He is a graduate of Mining Engineering, a member of the Nigerian Society of Mining Engineers and also a member of Society Explosives Engineer, USA. He has varied experiences in the Marketing, Sales and handling of Civil/Commercial Explosives haven worked as a Regulatory Officer (Technical Officer) in the Ministry of Mines & Power (now Federal Ministry of Mines & Steel Development), as Quarry Superintendent with a Quarrying/Construction Company, an Assistant Technical Manager with DUPONT/NEPCO Explosives and as Explosives Engineer/Business Manager with CAPL/ICI Explosives. He is now an Executive Director, Sales (EDS) with NIGACHEM NIGERIA LIMITED.

MAY got well grounded in Explosives Safe handling/application with the Technical team from Dupont USA in the early eighties while working with NEPCO, a member of ASHAMU Group of companies (1980 - 1983) and ICI/CAPL (1984 - 1998).

He attended many ICI/CAPL management courses in Nigeria and in the UK. He also had the opportunities of attending technical courses/seminars/ workshop and explosives factory orientation in Scotland, India, United States and Nigeria. To further enrich his knowledge/skill, he attended a training course in Financial Management at the prestigious Lagos Business School (LBS) in 2009. Thus, he has acquired knowledge and skills with vast experience spanning over three (3) decades. Alhaji Yusuf enjoys travelling and making good friends.

Chief David I. Amoh

Chief David I. Amoh is a 1983 University of Ibadan graduate of Banking and Finance. Prior to that, he worked with CBN and Bank of the North. After graduation, he worked as Assistant Area Manager, Bank of the North up to 1986 when he left and joined Lobi Bank of Nigeria Limited as General Manager (Operations). He rose to be the Managing Director/CEO and held this position from May 1970 to August 1993 when he left to join Federal Mortgage Finance Limited (old Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria) as MD/CEO, a position he held for 8 years and retired in 2001.

Chief Amoh came to the board of Nigachem with a rich financial background and was actually Chairman, BoD from 2005 to 2010. He is on the Board of a number of companies including Benue Valley Trust and Investment Limited (2006 – 2007) and is the Chairman, Eskay Multi-Trade Limited and Dalente Limited.

Chief Amoh has attended many professional courses including Bank Directors’ Seminar by Financial Institutions Training Centre (1987) and Bank Chairmen and Chief Executives’ Seminar organized by Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (1991). He is widely travelled for seminars or holiday and places visited include America, Europe, Asia and Middle East. He is a member of Nigeria Institute of Management and Nigeria Institute of Certified Credit Administrators.

In view of his contribution to the development of his community, he was honoured with a chieftaincy title. Chief Amoh is a business consultant, community leader, political godfather and hobbies include reading, playing table tennis and squash.

Mr. Albert Agbona

Albert Agbona is a textile technologist with more than 37years work experience in the industry. He has experience in the industry which cuts across, within and outside the shores of Nigeria and also experienced in human management and project planning in plant set up.

Mr Suresh Menon

Suresh Menon is a qualified Mining Engineer with more than 28 years experience in the Civil and commercial Explosives Industry in India and countries like Zambia, Tanzania, Turkey. He has vast experience and knowledge in the field of Technical Service in Safe Use, Handling, Storage, transport of Explosives and well as knowledge in efficient Blasting Techniques and in Seismic Explosives and Underwater Blasting. He also has experience in Sales and Marketing of Industrial Explosives and Project planning in Plant set up. He has always promoted the policy of “No Harm to anyone.