Benedict Peters is a businessman, entrepreneur and the Founder and CEO of Aiteo Group – the largest indigenous energy company in Nigeria. He has a track record of excellence spanning over 20 years in the commodity and energy trading industry as well as the banking sector.
Peters got involved in the Nigerian oil and gas industry in the 1990s, working for companies like Ocean and Oil Limited and MRS Oil and Gas Limited, where he served as a pioneering Managing Director. Driven by strategic vision and a passion for business and leadership development, he founded Aiteo Group in 2000, and has built it into a business that not only employs thousands of workers but is also strengthening Nigeria’s capacity to manage its natural resources.
Benedict Peters was named Man of the Year by Nigeria's Leadership Newspaper in 2014. He has been recognized for his groundbreaking contribution to strengthening Nigeria’s control over its strategic assets.
For Oil Voice, Benedict will be sharing his opinions and insights on the oil and gas market. You can read his views on wider development topics on the Huffington Post.