Ali Saidu BSc, MNIM — CEO
Ali is a versatile entrepreneur with rich and versatile management skills, supervisory and technical expertise.
With a solid educational background in accounting and business management, and nearly 20 years working experience in the financial sector.
Ali also has a robust agribusiness career which includes over 12 years of working in the Shea industry. He is an excellent team leader and has good business negotiation skills.
Engr. Samuel Alabi MNIM, PMP, MNSE, — Executive Director
Samuel is a certified and experienced result-oriented project manager with a background in industrial production engineering.
He possesses over 10 years practical experience on mechanical and industrial engineering systems management and development.
One of his early achievements is the development of an effective waste reduction and management model for the world bank assisted Risonpalm (palm plantation and palm-oil production) project in 2010.
Mr Alabi is also an occupational health and safety expert with Substantial risk management and auditing skills.
Daniel Alabi B.Tech, MSc, — Executive Director
Daniel is a multi-skilled entrepreneur with good management skills, supervisory and technical expertise. He has enjoyed a rich career as a business model developer and human resource management expert.
As a fore runner in the agritech space in Nigeria for almost a decade, Daniel has acquired a myriad of experience both on the field and off it. These well won expertise has been used in growing Salid Agriculture and bringing it to the limelight as Nigeria's foremost Shea processing company.
Peter Longe FCCA, ACA
— Business Development Consultant
Peter Longe is a graduate of various first class business management and private equity training institutions, including Frankfurt School of Finance & Management (Germany), Harvard Business School (USA), International Faculty of Finance (London) and the Venture Capital Institute, Atlanta-GA (USA).
With more than 30-years’ experience in accountancy/auditing, banking, non-bank financial services and management consulting from a variety of organisations in Nigeria and the UK, including C-suite level service as Executive Director Finance and Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (MD/CEO), he is a very experienced financial manager.
He is MD/CEO of Enterprise Integrators Limited (EI), a management and financial consultancy firm that provides business advisory (including due diligence reviews, valuations, financial modelling, business feasibility & planning, operational process & policy development); business development & incubation (including re-positioning, set-up, accelerator, coaching and mentoring services); project management, funds syndication and training/capacity building services.
Following EI’s successful facilitation of a 31-month incubation period for SALID, Peter is now superintending the project to commence shea butter manufacturing at the company’s plant in Kudu, Mokwa LGA, Niger State, Nigeria by end Q2-2020.