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chemical engineer

Ini Johnson Urua, Nigerian chemical engineer. Chartered engineer, England. Recipient Lever Brothers prize University Ife, 1981; Shell Development Company scholar, 1977-1981; Overseas Research scholar Federal Government Nigeria Scholarship, 1983-1987; Sainsbury Management fellow, 1984-1987.


Urua, Ini Johnson was born on September 30, 1958 in Itu Andem, Nigeria. Arrived in England, 1983. Son of Johnson Usung and Ikwo Johnson Urua.


Bachelor of Science with honors, University Ife, Nigeria, 1981. Master of Science, Imperial College, London, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Imperial College, London, 1988.

Master of Business Administration, Ecole Eurpeene des Affairs, Paris, 1992.


Lecturer, College Technology, Owerri, Nigeria, 1981-1982;assistant lecturer, Federal University Technology, Owerri, Nigeria, 1982-1983;development engineer, BOC Process Plants, Guildford, England, 1988-1990;senior development engineer, BOC Process Plants, Guildford, England, 1990-1991;technical associate, BOC Process Plants, Guildford, England, 1992-1994;manager projects chemical and petroleum, BOC Gases-Europe, Guildford, England, since 1994. Chairman Seba (United Kingdom) Ltd., Sebah SA Proprietary.


  • Chartered engineer, England.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Fellow Royal Society Encrouagement of Arts, Manufacturer Commerce. Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Institute Chemical Engineers, Kush Housing Association (board directors, member committee since 1990), Sainsbury Management Fellows Society.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: recreational activities, basketball, chess, photography, music, traveling.


Married Rita Eno Annah, January 2, 1988.

Johnson Usung

Ikwo Johnson Urua

Rita Eno Annah