Dr. Ladi Bada is the managing director/CEO of Shoreline Natural Resources, an indigenous oil and gas exploration and production company with reserves in excess of 1 billion barrel and production in excess of 50 kbbl/day. He has been working in the Nigerian oil and gas sector for several years. He had previously worked as an adviser to Oriental Energy a Nigerian exploration and production company from 2004 to 2010. In that role he worked with the executive chairman to farm out and develop their three offshore assets. He was involved in the various development cycle of the Ebok field from exploration to development and eventually to production. While at Oriental Energy, he led teams to develop oil and gas investment in Egypt, Sudan, and Saudi Arabia. He also worked in Nigeria and Algeria to develop opportunities in the proposed Trans Saharan Gas Pipeline for Oriental Energy and NNPC.
Dr. Bada also a director in several Nigerian companies including Costain West Africa Plc a foremost civil infrastructure company.