Angels and Patrons

Angels and Patrons of the Foundation

These are Government and multilateral agencies; multinationals and corporate bodies; Foundations, distinguished Chemical Engineers and friends of the Foundation who subscribe and demonstrate their commitment through their contributions and support for the profession, with the focal point to support projects designed by the NSChE to benefit chemical engineers, the chemical process industry, the academia and the society at large.

The Angels and Patrons through their subscription make committed investments which gives them access to sit at pitch sessions which attracts high quality entrepreneurs with great ideas. Angels make their own investment decisions and provide funding and mentorship directly to successful entrepreneurs. The BIC Secretariat sources entrepreneurial teams, facilitates Pitch sessions and monitors investments.


There are four (4) categories of Angels and Patrons:

Platinum: for contribution of ₦1,000,000 Million and Higher

Gold: for contribution of ₦ 750,000 – ₦ 999,999 Million

Silver: for contribution of ₦ 500,000 – ₦ 749,999 Million

Bronze: for contribution of ₦ 250,000 – ₦ 499,999 Million


List of Angels and Patrons under the four (4) categories as follows:

Platinum:  ₦1,000,000 Million and Higher

  • Engr J.I.A Arumeni-Johnson
  • Engr A.O.R Oladele
  • Engr T.M John
  • Engr Doye Ayoola
  • Engr (Ichie) J.O Anyigbo
  • Engr. H.U.F Enuha (Cakasa)
  • Engr A.O Anyaoku
  • Engr A.L Yar’Adua
  • Engr (Chief) J.J Akpieyi
  • Engr S.O Babatunde
  • Mr. Jimi Adetula (Jemmtek)
  • NNPC: Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation
  • WRPC: Warri Refining and Petrochemical Company
  • A-Z Petroleum Limited

Gold ₦ 750,000 – ₦ 999,999 Million

  • Engr (Mrs) Florence Seriki (Late)
  • Engr A.L Yakubu
  • Engr O.B Olarewaju-Alo

Silver ₦ 500,000 – ₦ 749,999 Million

  • Engr S.A Ashaolu
  • Chief Bode Emmanuel
  • Prof. A.F Ogunye
  • Engr Alex Ogedegbe
  • Chief J.O Odeyemi

Bronze ₦ 250,000 – ₦ 499,999 Million

  • Engr B.A Soyede
  • Dr. A.O.F Williams
  • Dr. W.O Ayangbile
  • Prof F.O Olatunji
  • Engr A.O Ayo-Vaughan
  • Engr Ikem Osanakpo
  • Engr O.C Ekeocha
  • Engr S.I Sodangi
  • ExxonMobil Unlimited