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Herbert Simon Awakessien

management consultant

Herbert Simon Awakessien, Nigerian management consultant. Recipient Distinguished Service award University Nigeria, 1978, State award National Youth Service Corps, 1979; named Best Young Nigerian Manager, Nigerian Institute Management, 1984.

Background

Awakessien, Herbert Simon was born on July 27, 1957 in Ikot Obio Asanga, Nigeria. Son of Simon and Mayen (Ebong Umoh) Awakessien.

Education

Students in Economics. Students in Economics. Students (president 1984-1986).

Career

Assistant editor Newbreed Organizations, Lagos, 1979. Public relations officer Ogun State Housing Corporation, Abeokuta, Nigeria, 1978-1979. Corporation planning officer Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Lagos, 1979-1989.

Consultant Coopers and Lybrand, since 1989. Associate consultant Amhurst Investments, Ltd., Lagos, since 1980. Executive director Universal Communications, Ltd., Lagos, since 1982.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals. Editor Business Administrator, 1977-1978. General secretary Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association Nigeria, 1981-1984.

Membership

Fellow Salzburg seminary. Member Nigerian Institute Management, British Institute Management, American Management Association, Strategic Management Society, Nigerian Institute Industrial Management (associate), International Association of Students in Economics and Management, Association International des Etudiants Sciences of Students in Economics and Commerce (national president), Strategic Planning Society, Institute Personnel Management of Nigeria (executive committee Nigeria since 1988), Nigeria Alumni Association, Association Master of Business Administration Students (president 1984-1986). Clubs: Junior Chamber of Commerce, International Airline Passengers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading; writing; tennis. Social work.

Connections

Married Eno S. Offiong, October 4, 1981. 1 child, Ekemini H. Bachelor of Science.

father:
Simon Awakessien

mother:
Mayen (Ebong Umoh) Awakessien

spouse:
Eno S. Offiong

child:
Ekemini H. B.Sc Awakessien