Alhaji Fareed Yakubu
Mr. Yakubu is the Managing Director of Santol Energy. As the CEO, Fareed sets the direction towards the achievement of Santol Energy’s vision, strategies, and its annual goals and objectives. He also ensures the company is consistently presented in a strong, positive image to relevant stakeholders. Fareed identifies resource requirements, researches funding sources and establishes strategies to acquire these funds.
Prior to establishing Santol Energy, Fareed was the Assistant Operations Manager at Dominion International Petroleum Ltd. There he worked to ensure the smooth running of depot operations across the country. He ensured orders were filled and tankers dispatched to clients without delay. He worked directly with Customs Exercise and Preventive Service, Ghana Revenue Services and The National Petroleum Authority to ensure all necessary taxes and required filings were done.
Before joining Dominion, Fareed worked with Oando Ghana Limited as Marketing and Operations Officer. There he was responsible for the smooth running of the distribution and marketing wing of the company. He liaised with customers, managed the supply chain from depot to stations and ensured payments were received in a timely manner. He has over a decade experience in the petroleum sector and has done several attachments with Goldfields Tarkwa mines. Fareed Holds a Bachelor in administration (HRM option) and has a certificate in supply chain management.