Bsc (Hons) Eng, Msc, MBA, HDip (ENG.)
FNIStructE, MNSE, MNIM, ACIPS, MNICE, COREN REGD.
He is the Chief Executive Officer of the company. Engr. Kofo Popoola has over 32 years working experience both in Civil Engineering and Construction Works. He started his Engineering Career as a Soil Technician at Sol-Fond Ltd, Ikeja in 1976, one of the foremost Geotechnical Company in Nigeria. He graduated as the best Civil Engineering Student from Yaba College of Technology in 1979 and did his NYSC at Kaduna State Water Board where he was actively involved in Geotechnical Investigations for Dams, Weirs, Intake Structures, construction of water schemes-Pipeline Network for cities and Towns.
After his NYSC in 1980, he was appointed Civil Engineer by Earth Surveys Ltd, Ikeja. At Earth Surveys Ltd, he was actively involved in Subsoil investigations of many Engineering Projects such as Bridges, Roads, Water Schemes, Drilling of Water Boreholes, Material Surveys and Laboratory Testing of soils and Construction Materials.
In 1982, he left for University of Lagos and by 1984, Engr. Kofo Popoola took a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Lagos and in 1986, he completed his Masters Degree in Building Technology at the same University with emphasis on Construction Technology and Management. After the Postgraduate degree in 1986, Engr. Kofo Popoola worked for a couple of Construction Companies as a Site Engineer and later as Project Manager between 1986 and 1988 where he was actively involved in some Structural Engineering schemes. In June 1988, he joined Total Nigeria Plc, a foreign oil company as a Project Civil Engineer. His role included Planning, Design and Supervision of Engineering Projects of the Company- Construction of Fuel Stations, Gas Stations, Offices, Oil Tank Farm etc.
By dint of hard work, he rose to the position of Engineering Services Manager in 1994 before he was appointed the Pioneer Procurement Manager in January 1997, the position he held until his retirement in December 31st 2004. He has attended many Project Management Engineering courses locally and overseas.
Engr. Kofo Popoola holds the following Professional Qualifications:
- Member, Nigerian Society of Engineers. (MNSE)
- Member, Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers. (FNIstructE) - Member, Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (MNICE)
- Member, Nigerian Institute of Management. (MNIM)
- Associate Member, Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (London) (ACIPS)
- He is a Registered Engineer (COREN) (1990).
- He is married with children.