Dr Emmanuel Okoroafor
Life Achievers Award
Dr Emmanuel Okoroafor is currently, the Executive Director of Hobark International Limited- an Integrated Oilfield Services Company with head offices in London Mayfair. Prior to joining HOBARK in 2010, as General Manager of Hobark International (UK) Limited, he had held the positions of Head of Materials Technology and Senior Technologist at BOC Edwards in UK, and various Teaching and Research positions in Universities in the UK and France. Emmanuel holds a BSc degree in Physics from the University of Ife, Ile-Ife, Nigeria; a “Diplôme D’ Ingénieur in Nuclear Engineering from Ecole National Supérieure D’Ingénieurs Electriciens de Grenoble, France; and a PhD in Materials Science from Université Denis Diderot (Paris VII), Paris, France. He is a registered UK Engineering Council Chartered Engineer, and a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining (UK). He is happily married and with three children.