Profile Of Engr Simbi Kesiye Wabote : ( Newly Appointed Nigerian Content Monitoring Board – Executive Secretary)
Wabote is an experienced oil and gas professional with proven track record in engineering, supply chain, stakeholder management, local business development (Local Content) and general management. He has over 20 years top-flight experience in international, multinational and national business environment.
He is described as an effective and resourceful manager who is able to build and manage diverse and high performing teams. Most recently as Shell C&P Global Local Content Manager, he had the responsibility to develop Local Content Strategy for Royal Dutch Shell (RDS), Upstream, and Downstream operations in addition to ensuring implementation for business outcomes.
He has wide experience in local and international partnership development strategy, cross-functional team management and the alignment of global supply chains with local supply chains in countries like Nigeria, Gabon, Brunei, Oman, Kazakhstan, Australia, Iraq, Qatar, Jordan, Americas, USA and new frontier countries for Shell.