Henry Ikemefuna C. Obih holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree (1986) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nigeria Nsukka and an MBA (1993) from the Management Centre, University of Bradford, United Kingdom.
He is also an alumnus of INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France and the Lagos Business School Advanced Management Program.
He joined Mobil Oil Nigeria in 1994 as a Project Engineer and became Lubes Plant Manager in 1995. He subsequently held the positions of Manager, Aviation & Marine and Area Manager (Nigeria & Ghana) before proceeding on a foreign assignment in 2000, to Belgium as Financial & Business Planning Analyst for Fuels Marketing, Africa & Middle East.
He has had a diverse and cross-functional career in Mobil, involving assignments in Lubricants & Specialties, Manufacturing, Quality Systems Management, Business & Strategic Planning, Marketing & Operations. Since returning to Nigeria in 2003, he has held several positions including Retail Area Manager and Manager, Customer Services and Logistics before being appointed Executive Director in 2008.