Principal Consultant

BSc; MSc; MBA (Imperial College); FCA; PhD

Dr. Titus Udom is a well-rounded finance professional with over 22 years’ experience in the upstream oil and gas industry. He combines sound academic knowledge in accounting, economics and strategic management with practical industry experience. He joined the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) in 1997 and has held senior positions in project management, risk management and assurance, financial controls, business planning, management information, joint venture and statutory reporting, treasury and contract management.

In his past role as a Finance Manager for major capital projects, he was responsible for capital allocation, project appraisals, compliance, assurance, risk management and reporting. He led the IFRS implementation for statutory reporting and was accountable for the $1bln investment proposal for the first Alternative Funding arrangement in SPDC. He has won over fifteen special recognition awards (SRA) for enterprise-first leadership behaviours, continuous improvement, cost-saving initiatives and collaboration.

Titus holds a BSc Accounting, Masters and Doctorate degrees in Economics from the University of Port Harcourt. He also obtained a Masters degree in Strategic Business Management from Manchester 

Metropolitan University and an MBA from Imperial College, London. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), United Kingdom. 

He is a facilitator for ICAN mandatory continuous professional education (MCPE) programme and a conference speaker with published academic articles in local and international journals. He is a life coach and youth mentor. In 2018, he founded the Anchor Youths Initiative, a non-for-profit organisation dedicated to the provision of quality education for rural children.