Olumide Adeosun

With over 18 years of experience in oil and gas, renewable energy, power and strategy, Olumide has a proven track record of senior leadership and strategic foresight.  He is a recognised thought leader in the energy sector.


Olumide provided advisory services to multinational clients at Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC), London and then worked in industry across various finance and commercial roles at British Petroleum (BP) Plc. He eventually went on to become Vice President, Commercial Development & Operations for BP Global West Africa, BP’s supply & trading business in Nigeria.

Prior to his recent appointment as Chief Executive Officer Forte Oil Plc, Olumide led the Energy & Power (West Africa) Practice at PwC.  He held various leadership roles, including Head of Strategy Consulting for West Africa and Head of Capital Projects and Infrastructure.


Olumide holds an M.Sc. in Mathematics from Royal Holloway College, University of London and a B.Sc. in Architecture from Woodbury University, California.