Engr. Saidu Aliyu Mohammed

Engr. Saidu Aliyu Mohammed

National President (2021 - Till Date)


Engr. Saidu A. Mohammed is a graduate of Chemical Engineering from the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, and a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers. Until recently he was the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Gas & Power Directorate of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).

In his over 35 years’ practice in the oil & gas industry, he contributed immensely to the development of the Nigerian gas sector including the development and commercialization of Natural Gas, Design and Construction of gas infrastructure and supply systems. In the course of his career, he held various technical and management positions, some of which are listed below:

  • Managing Director
    • Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company (KRPC) Limited.
    • Nigerian Gas Company (NGC).
  • Board Chairman
    • Green Gas Limited (a JV company between NIPCO and NGC).
    • NLNG Ship Management Services Limited (NSML).
    • NNPC Retail Limited
  • Director
    • West African Gas Pipeline Company (WAGPCo)
    • West African Gas Limited (WAGL)

Engr. Saidu also held the following portfolios along his routine responsibilities while in NNPC.

  • Board Member, Presidential Task Force on Power (PTFP);
  • President, Nigeria Gas Association (2012 to 2014)

He is currently an Executive Board Member of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) as Nigeria’s representative; a member of the Board of Trustees of the NSChE Foundation and the current National President of the Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers, NSChE.