Adegbite Adeniji is the managing partner at ENR Advisory. He advises a variety of clients in the petroleum, electricity and mining sectors. His clients include IOCs and Nigerian independent oil companies whom he advises on market leading commercial transactions, regulatory issues and on the development of projects.
Adegbite’s experience spans many decades and includes a number of significant roles including senior technical adviser to the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, counsel for the development of the Nigerian Gas Masterplan and senior consultant on oil and gas policy matters at the World Bank. In these roles ‘Gbite has advised the Nigerian government on policy development, regulation and reform of the petroleum sector including leading the preparation of the current National Gas Policy and the National Petroleum Policy 2017 and advising the National Assembly on the Petroleum Industry Bill 2020. Adegbite is also credited with the development of a programme for the elimination of gas flares in Nigeria – the Nigerian Gas Flare Commercialisation Programme (NGFCP) – the first of its kind globally and with helping to draft Nigeria’s current Minerals and Mining Act.