Akin Akinfemiwa

Mr. Akin Akinfemiwa is the Group Chief Executive Officer of Forte Oil Plc. He is responsible for the overall strategic direction for the business. He was formerly Director of Trading and Business development at Fineshade Energy Limited.


Mr. Akin Akinfemiwa is a seasoned and experienced International Petroleum Products Trader with focus on oil and oil products futures, swaps and derivatives trading responsibilities. He was influential in developing strategic trading and supply relationships for Oando in the West African Sub Region.

Prior to this, Akin had worked with FSB International Bank Plc as a Business Process Analyst and a sub-team leader on the Company’s Business Transformation project in 2001.


Mr. Akinfemiwa is an alumnus of the Said Business School, University of Oxford, United Kingdom. He also holds a B.Sc Honours degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Ibadan and a Master of Business Administration in Information Technology from the University of Lincolnshire and Humberside, United Kingdom.