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Founder and CEO, Phobos

Emmanuel Igah, Phd

He holds a Doctorate Degree (PhD) in Economic Geography and Development Planning from the University of Paris IV Sorbonne and an International Executive Master of Business Administration (IEMBA) from the International School of Management – ISM, Paris/New York, both obtained after initial studies (Masters) in Architecture and Project Management in Paris.
Dr Igah’s professional experience spans across a wide range of projects and institutions, including consultancy missions with the United Nations, UNESCO, World Bank, European Union, as well as Nigerian and French Governments, which have taken him to a great number of countries in Europe, Middle East, Africa, and North America.
He played a key role in the construction and delivery of a mega-project, a gas plant in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region.
Actively engaged in teaching in various institutions, Dr Igah has carried out a substantial number of publications on different topics. He was conferred in 2001 with the French National Order of Merit Award for his professional achievements.