NLNG Ship Management MD, Abdul-Kadir Ahmed confirmed for WASA2023

NLNG Ship Management MD, Abdul-Kadir Ahmed confirmed for WASA2023


The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria LNG Ship Management Limited (NSML), Abdul-Kadir Ahmed has been confirmed as speaker for the West Africa Shipping Assembly (WASA) scheduled to hold on 12th September 2023 as a highlight event of the London International Shipping Week.

NSML, which is a subsidiary of Nigeria LNG, has severally been ranked as Nigeria’s most successful indigenous maritime company. The company is responsible for the technical management and manning of NLNG’s BGT fleet and NLNG’s marine terminal on Bonny Island.

Until his appointment as MD/CEO, Abdulkadir was the Manager, Commercial Marketing and Business Development in NLNG, having joined the company from roles in development and investment banking.

With over 20 years’ experience in all functional areas of the commercial LNG business, Ahmed has held several senior and management positions in sales/contract administration, pricing and risk management, marketing and development.

He graduated from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria with a degree in Business Administration specializing in Finance, and holds an MBA from Cardiff Business School, UK.

Curated to offer practical, realistic insights into trends, operations and opportunities across the continent’s coastal markets, the event will host the region’s business, trade and regulatory interests who operate in the shipping and maritime value chain.

Interested persons and organisations can register for WASA2023 at


Copyright Ships & Ports Ltd. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit given to as the source.