The Board of Directors of Lekki Free Port Terminal on Monday, appointed Liu Jialin as the Director of the company.
The board at the board meeting also approved the elevation of Opeyemi Emmanuel-Olubake and Yi “Ray” Chengwei as Head of Legal and Chief Commercial Officer respectively.
Mr. Jialin who started his career with China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) as a technician in 2003 qnd rose to become Chief Technical Officer, has 19 years of Project Development and Investment experience.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Port Channel and Coastal Engineering from Tianjin University, China. He has worked in Nigeria, Latin America, the United States of America and in Beijing.
He was involved in the project development of Lekki Deep Seaport, the Bogota Metro Line 1 Project and the MAR2 PPP highway project in Colombia, the Colombo Port City project in Sri Lanka, and the Grand Avenue Project in Los Angeles, United States of America
The board also approved the elevation of Opeyemi Emmanuel-Olubake and Yi “Ray” Chengwei to Head of Legal & Chief Commercial Officer, respectively.
Before the elevation of Emmanuel-Olubake and Chengwei, Emmanue-Olubaje had served as the In-House Lawyer while Chengwei held the position of Head of Commercial & Legal Department.
The Chairman of Lekki Port’s Board of Directors, Mr. Biodun Dabiri, welcomed the newly appointed director to the board and charged him to bring his rich wealth of management and board experience to enhance the company as it prepares to commence commercial operations.
He also congratulated the duo of Emmanuel-Olubake and Chengwei on their well-deserved promotions.