Mr. Isaac Yerokun

General Manager, Operations

Engineer Yerokun, Isaac Oluyinka is a multidisciplinary Electrical Engineer with about 25 years cumulative experience in the Nigerian Oil and Gas industry in the areas of Projects supervision and management, Oil and Gas Operations Facility Maintenance, Operation Support, Supply Chain Management and Crude Oil Shipping Administration.

He holds an HND and B.Engr. Degrees from The Polytechnic Ibadan and University of Port-Harcourt. A Registered member of COREN, Nigerian Society of Engineers, and Nigerian Institute of Safety Professionals (NISP), with several Oil and Gas Certificate courses both locally and internationally specific to wide range of Experiences.

He also holds an MBA degree in Finance and Investment from Ahmadu Bello University.

He joined Platform Petroleum Limited in May 2007 from Corporate Utilities department of SPDC as Utilities and Flow station maintenance Support Engr. He was also a member of the Egbaoma Flowstation and Egbaoma (PNG) Gas plant Project Teams as the E&I-unit heads on both Projects.

Other  landmark projects of the company in the Gas Commercialization drive like the Installation and commissioning of Gas Metering Projects; Installation and Commissioning of the 20,000 bbl. Crude Storage tank; the Egbaoma -OB3 gas pipeline Projects 1 and 2; and the ongoing Egbaoma Flowstation Facility Upgrade 2.0; Installation of additional 40,000 bbl. additional Storage tank amongst others.

Since joining Platform, He has worked at various times as Head, HSE, Head, Projects and Utilities, Head Operation Support, Operations Support Manager, Production Operations Manager and currently, the General Manager, Asset- Leading the Production Operations team in both the Upstream and Midstream Gas Compression Facilities and responsible for Technical and Regulatory Compliance with record circa 99% Facility availability and zero LTI.